Henri Nouwen


Henri Nouwen

Henri Jozef Machiel Nouwen, (January 24, 1932 – September 21, 1996) was a Dutch Catholic priest, professor, writer and theologian. His interests were rooted primarily in psychology, pastoral ministry, spirituality, social justice and community. Over the course of his life, Nouwen was heavily influenced by the work of Anton Boisen, Thomas Merton, Rembrandt, Vincent van Gogh and Jean Vanier.

After nearly two decades of teaching at academic institutions including the University of Notre Dame, Yale Divinity School and Harvard Divinity School, Nouwen went on to work with mentally and physically handicapped people at the L'Arche Daybreak community in Richmond Hill, Ontario.

Tuesday Jul 16, 2019

Henri Nouwen: Choose Joy

At every moment of our life we have an opportunity to choose joy.

Monday Aug 28, 2017

Henri Nouwen: Free of judging

When we have become completely free from the need to judge we will also become completely free from the fear of being judged.