File 50 - Drafts and notes for Mary, mother of the priest

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CA ON00389 F4-1-1-50


Drafts and notes for Mary, mother of the priest


  • 1988 (Creation)

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File consists of handwritten notes and a draft manuscript, as well as six draft typescripts of various revised versions of "Mary, Mother of the Priests", a talk given by Nouwen at St. Michael's Cathedral (Toronto, ON), on May 31, 1988. The talk was given for Toronto priests in celebration of the Marian year. File includes correspondence with Sr. Sue Mosteller and Rev. Brad H. Massman with their comments on the manuscript. File also includes a draft of the talk in preparation for its publication by the Archdiocese of Toronto. Annotations on drafts (4) and (6) indicate that Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant, typed the final drafts.

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Title based on contents of the file.
Holes punched in margins of some drafts.
Drafts contain annotations by Nouwen.

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2000 02


Box 21

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