With Open Hands

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Ave Maria Press, 2006 - Religion - 125 pages
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Now updated, 'With Open Hands' offers gentle encouragement to readers seeking God & insight to the components of prayer: silence, acceptance, hope, compassion, & prophetic criticism.

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User Review  - Madcow299 - LibraryThing

This book is another classic from Nouwen. In it he discusses how true pray is an act of letting go and opening up. In the process we are healed by the one whom we feared might destroy us. He discusses ... Read full review

User Review  - Priya Alva - Christianbook.com

This is an absolutely brilliant book on how to open yourself to God and pray.It has an answer to all life's problems in God. Read full review

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About the author (2006)

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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