File 139 - Drafts of Eucharistie: sacrament van de liefde

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CA ON00389 1-1-2-139


Drafts of Eucharistie: sacrament van de liefde


  • [between 1957 and 1970], 1998 (Creation)

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0.2 cm of textual records

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File consists of a draft typescript of a "Eucharistie: sacrament van de liefde", a homily written by Nouwen on the Eucharist as a sacrament of love. He uses I Corinthians 10:17, as the basis for the homily. He writes that we are one body (community) in the Eucharist, so the Eucharist is not only the sacrament of hope, but also of love.

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  • Dutch
  • English

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Title based on contents of the file.
Draft contains annotations by Nouwen.
Draft is in Dutch.
An English translation of this homily is located with the original. The translation was completed by a Dutch student in 1998.

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2000 02


Box 36

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