Peacework: Prayer, Resistance, Community

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Orbis Books, Jan 1, 2005 - Political Science - 127 pages
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Here, for the first time in print, the beloved spiritual writer shows how every Christian can embrace Jesus' call to be peacemakers and to build communities in which love: forgiveness, and compassion bind us all together with a wounded world.

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Henri Nouwen was a member of the Catholic worker movement, and a friend of my friend who is the death row chaplain in Georgia. I have been reading his writings for many years. He has a very deep ... Read full review

Contents

Foreword by John Dear
7
Introduction i
15
Prayer
25
Copyright

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About the author (2005)

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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