File 159-1 - Drafts of Collected sermons and lectures

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CA ON00389 1-1-2-159-1


Drafts of Collected sermons and lectures


  • 1976 - 1981 (Creation)

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4.5 cm of textual records : bound volume ; 29.2 x 22.2 x 3.5 cm

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File consists of a hard-bound volume of draft manuscripts and typescripts of sermons and lectures, some given at Yale Divinity School. The volume was bound while Nouwen was in residence at Maryknoll (Cambridge, MA).

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Title based on contents of the file.
Previous item number: 5-39.
See item level descriptions for more details.
Typescript copy of item 17 ("Contemplation and Action"), item 43 ("Powhatan Revisited") and item 53 ("Marriage and Ministry") are available in Folder (2).
The pages are marked in two ways: there is blue pen in the upper right hand corner with annotation made by Nouwen. These blue numbers correspond with the table of contents made by Nouwen (located at the start of the volume). The pencil markings in the upper right hand corner provide the number assigned by the Archivist for each individual item.
Contents list has been scanned.

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Box 37

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