- [between August - December 1973] (Creation)
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File consists of a bound volume of typed handouts for Discipline and Discipleship, taught by Nouwen in the fall semester of 1973. This bound copy is volume I of II. This volume includes a number of typed articles by Nouwen.
Some of these articles were subsequently published:
- "Marriage as Ministry", "From Loneliness to Solitude", "From Hostility to Hospitality" "Hospitality and the Host", "Prayer of the Heart", "From Illusion to Prayer", "On the Possibility and Desirability of Love" and "Education to the Ministry".
Other articles are believed to be unpublished. They include:
-"The Self-Availability of the Homosexual"
-"From Reaction to Response"
- "Ronald" (case study from his work at the Menninger clinic)
-"Hospitality and Care"
-"Prayer and Community"
File also contains a list of class discussion groups, a number of information lists of local monasteries and retreat centres, a short bibliography, several Zen stories as well as the Curriculum Vitae of Br. David Steindl-Rast and articles by Seward Hiltner, Shel Silverstein and Michael Novak. There is a typed note from Nouwen in this bound volume dated October 23, 1973. In it students are instructed to pick up handouts and articles from the secretary's office in 126 Chapel.
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