File consists of three letters from Sr. Raymonda De Lombaerda, writing from Kortrijk, Belgium. File also contain a copy of a typed letter of response from Connie Ellis, Nouwen's administrative assistant.
File consists of two letters from John Dear, S.J., expressing appreciation for Nouwen's writing. File also includes a copy of a newspaper article about Dear's arrest at a demonstration about homelessness, his reflections on this experience, a booklet he wrote called "Jean Donovan: The Call to Discipleship, and an article he wrote called "Disarming the Arms Bazaar."
File consists of two letters and a postcard from Brad Colby. File also contains a letter from Ed Colby, Brad's father expressing appreciation to Nouwen for helping him understand Brad's choice to live at L'Arche.
File consists of a letter of response to The Most Reverend Robert B. (Bishop) Clune from Nouwen regarding communion and non-Catholics at L'Arche Daybreak. The incoming letter to this correspondence is not in the file.
File consists of a letter from Joan Claring-Bould, writing from Australia. File also includes a photograph of Claring-Bould and her nephew and a photograph of Nouwen's books on display at St. Paul's Bookshop in Adelaide.
File consists of three notes from Br. Christian, Abbey of the Genesee (Piffard, NY). File also includes a copy of the Genesee Chronicle (August 1989) and two newspaper clippings, one regarding June Hagan.
File consists of a letter and attachment from Robert (Bob) Haden regarding a meeting of the advisory board of the Center for Christian Spirituality of the General Theological Seminary in Charlotte, N.C. Letters pertain to the activities of the Advisory Board, of which Nouwen was a member.
File consists of five letters from Diana Chambers, The Servant Leadership School (Washington, DC). File also includes several flyers about the school, a copy of letter from Chambers to Jean Vanier about the school, the course catalogue, and a letter from N. Gordon Cosby regarding the school's opening and a building dedication. File also includes a copy of her spiritual autobiography.
The file consists of a letter from Georgene L. Wilson, writing on behalf of Wisdom Webbings, The Carter Center of Emory University informing Nouwen he will be receiving an official invitation to be a guest speaker at a symposium. File also includes a copy of a long typed letter of response from Nouwen. The file also includes a letter from Wilson, urging Nouwen to consider the invitation and a typed letter of response from Nouwen. The file also consists of the official invitation to be a guest speaker at the symposium signed by Jimmy Carter. File includes a copy of a typed letter of response, declining the invitation, from Nouwen to Carter.