File consists of a copy of a long, typed letter from Nouwen summarizing his life and work for T. Murray McDonnell of Allen & Company (New York, NY) and requesting financial support for his ministry, and a letter from Margaret [last name unknown] on behalf of McDonnell regarding recipients of a letter he sent requesting donations. File also includes a short note from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant, regarding donations, annotated "To Carol Walker, Erik [Jon?]."
File consists of two letters from Jim McGinnis, including a notice for his book, "Journey Into Compassion: A Spirituality for the Long Haul" and a draft manuscript by him. File also includes a copy of a typed letter from Nouwen.
File consists of a letter from Stephen [P.] McCutchan of the Highland Presbyterian Church (Winston-Salem, NC) and two cards from members of the congregation expressing appreciation for Nouwen's writing. File also includes a copy of the study guide McCutchan helped create for a group study of Nouwen's book 'Letters to Marc about Jesus.' The guide is divided into three lessons and includes a set of quotations from the book.
File consists of ten letters (one addressed to Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant), and an essay from Betty (Elizabeth K.) Mahan. File also includes a newspaper clipping and copy of a typed letter of response from Ellis.
File consists of six letters (several sent from L'Arche La Ferme, Trosly-Breuil, France), and three cards from Carl MacMillan. File also includes an invitation to a welcome party for MacMillan as new director of Irenicon from Richard and Carol Wysopal.
File consists of a letter from Rev. M. Robin Thomson, on behalf of the Lawrence Park Community Church (Toronto, ON), inviting Nouwen and members of the L'Arche Daybreak community to share in presentation and song at their Church.
File consists of a note from Bob (Robert) L. Larsen, Pastor of Southminster Presbyterian Church (Oklahoma City, OK). File also includes a get well card signed by various people, a leaflet for a service at Southminster Presbyterian Church, and a bookmark.
File consists of letters from members of the L'Arche community, including: -Mirelle [last name unknown], [Angelline] [last name unknown], Père Andre, and Père Thomas from L'Arche at Trosly-Breuil -David Rothroek from L'Arche Calcutta -Mary [last name unknown] and Margaret [last name unknown] from L'Arche Carrefour in Haiti -Josephine Lenon from L'Arche Calgary -Rocky and Lolly Rothrock -Judy [O'Donnell] from L'Arche Antigonish -Ric Rose, Director at L'Arche Tahoma Hope, as well as official correspondence from Jaques Macabeo of L'Arche Internationale and from Margaret [last name unknown] of L'Arche in the Americas (including minutes and other documents relating to the Commission on Ecumenism and implementing Roman Catholic guidelines for Eucharistic hospitality in L'Arche communities). File also includes a paper by Bruno Barnhart entitled "L'Arche and Monasticism" and a copy of a reflection by Jean Vanier about the formation of priests and their characteristics for today's world.
File consists of five letters from (Dr.) Bernie (Bernard) Lammers. File also includes copies of two typed letters of response from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant, as well as a copy of an article by Lammers entitled "The Purpose of Religion."