The Power of the Powerless

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Broadway Books, Mar 1, 1990 - Biography & Autobiography - 176 pages
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The author tells the story of his brother, Oliver, who was born severely handicapped--blind, mute, and crippled--and how his family loved and cared for Oliver for all of his thirty-three years

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Review: The Power of the Powerless: A Brother's Legacy of Love

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Beautiful. Something every person should read. Read full review

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User Review  - Maureen - Goodreads

Great book written by a high school English teacher at NHRHS, where I went to high school. Why wasn't I in one of his classes? Get the tissues ready and be ready to thank God for your health, and the health of your child/children. Read full review

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About the author (1990)

CHRISTOPHER DE VINCK has been a high school English teacher and administrator for twenty-five years. He has written many book including Finding Heaven and The Power of the Powerless, and his writings have appeared in such publications as the the Wall Street Journal, Reader's Digest, and the Catholic Digest. In addition, he speaks at many large conferences and retreats throughout the year. Christopher and his wife, Rosemary, have three children and live in New Jersey.

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