Gracias!: A Latin American Journal

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Orbis Books, Jan 1, 1993 - Religion - 188 pages
7 Reviews
In this journal of his travels in Bolivia and Peru, Nouwen ponders the presence of God in the poor, the challenge of a persecuted church, the relation between faith and justice, and his own struggle to discern the path along which God is calling him. "Nouwen puts his inexhaustible curiosity and hunger for religious experience gladly at the service of a worldwide audience".--The Boston Globe.
  

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User Review  - Michael Mulberry - Goodreads

This book helped me to understand my time in Chiapas. Read full review

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User Review  - Jeffrey Nelson - Goodreads

Powerful journal that documents cross-cultural transition and a true heart of service from the perspective of a Dutch-born catholic priest. The book was helpful for me because it formalized some of ... Read full review

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Contents

Preface to the 1993 Edition
NOVEMBER
DECEMBER
JANUARY
FEBRUARY
MARCH
CONCLUSION
Copyright

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About the author (1993)

He was born in the Netherlands in 1932. An ordained priest and gifted teacher, he taught at several universities including Notre Dame, Harvard and Yale. He was a missionary in Peru. He died of a heart attack in 1996.

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