Print preview Close

Showing 10530 results

Archival description
University of St. Michael's College, John M. Kelly Library, Special Collections
Print preview View:

10 results with digital objects Show results with digital objects

Marriage as ministry

Item consists of a photocopy of a typescript of "Marriage as Ministry". Nouwen argues that marriage as ministry has two functions: binding the wounds of the other, and healing the suffering guest.

Spirituality and the family

Item consists of a copy of a published article by Nouwen entitled, "Spirituality and the Family" (Church Educator Supplement, June 1977).

Drafts of Collected sermons and lectures

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).

Drafts of Broeders en zusters in Christus

File consists of two draft typescripts of a sermon entitled, "Broeders en Zusters in Christus", presumably for a Dutch television station. Nouwen's appearance was likely organized by Jan ter Laak. Nouwen spoke on Matthew 2:2.

Drafts of sermon for funeral of Maria Nouwen-Ramselaar

File consists of a draft manuscript and typescript of a eulogy Nouwen gave for his mother, Maria Nouwen, who died on October 9, 1978. The files also include notes for the order of service, text for the hymns, a draft of a memory card in Italian, ...

Draft of Vincent the comforter

File consists of a photocopy of a draft typescript of "Vincent the Comforter", a talk given by Nouwen. The text was not written by Nouwen, but appears to have been written by an unknown person for another publication about Nouwen and hi...

Drafts of ordination homily for Jim Antal

File consists of a draft manuscript and two draft typescripts of Nouwen's ordination homily for Jim Antal, given at Battell Chapel, Yale University, on May 4, 1980. File includes other handwritten notes by Nouwen.

Drafts of Reflections on compassion

File consists of a copy of a draft typescript of "Reflections on Compassion", a talk Nouwen gave to the Catholic Health Association of Canada (CHAC) on May 15, 1980. This typescript might be a transcript of the talk, taken by an audienc...

Draft of Hope for history

File consists of a draft typescript of "Hope for History", an address made at a meeting that was part of a conference at the Community of Celebration (Woodland Park, CO). The meeting consisted of more than 50 representatives from 11 Chr...

Draft of The spirituality of the religion teacher

File consists of a typescript of "The Spirituality of the Religion Teacher: The Road to Emmaus. Luke 24:13-35", a homily given by Nouwen at the National Catholic Education Association (NCEA) Religious Education Congress at St. Patrick&#...

Drafts of Baccalaureate sermon

File consists of two typescripts of "Baccalaureate Sermon: Yale Divinity School", a paper given at the Baccalaureate service for ministers at Yale Divinity School. The themes of the paper are ministry, love, and downward mobility. He a...

Drafts of Commencement sermon

File consists of a draft typescript of "Commencement Sermon: Princeton Theological Seminary". The themes of the paper are ministry, love and downward mobility. He argues that the minister must love the Lord, must feed the sheep (and be...

Draft of marriage homily for Bob and Dana Massie

File consists of a draft manuscript of the marriage homily given at the wedding of Bob and Dana Massie. Nouwen bases his homily on the scripture passage, "Love one another as I have loved you". He follows the themes of intimacy, fecund...

Notes on Arab-Jewish youth

File consists of handwritten notes by Nouwen for a lecture on Arab-Jewish relations, with particular attention to youth. This lecture took place on April 8, 1984, in the Brawn Room. The event was entitled, "Fellowship in Israel for Arab and...

Notes for A spirituality of transition

File consists of handwritten notes on "A Spirituality of Transition" (of variously-abled people), a lecture Nouwen gave to the priests of the Boston Archdiocese.

Draft of The lessons from Latin America for ministry

File consists of a draft typescript of "The Lessons from Latin America for ministry", a talk Nouwen gave to St. John's Seminary (Chestnut Hill, MA). The three sections of the talk are: 'The lesson of solidarity', 'Th...

Draft of Charge to the witnesses

File consists of a draft typescript of "Charge to the Witnesses", a talk Nouwen gave at the Commissioning Service for the Massachusetts Witness for Peace Delegation on March 3, 1984.

Draft of The mystery of the passion

File consists of a draft typescript of "The Mystery of the Passion", a talk given by Nouwen in which he discusses the theme of Rublev's icon and the house of love. Some of these ideas were later published in "Behold the Beauty ...

Notes on Alexander Solzhenitsyn

File consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, and handwritten notes by Nouwen and two copies of a draft typescript entitled, "One Word of Truth". All material in the file relates to an informal talk Nouwen likely gave at the hom...

Notes for A spirituality of struggle

File consists of handwritten notes by Nouwen for "A Spirituality of Struggle", a talk he gave within the context of Latin America. Nouwen discusses themes of the house of love and the house of fear, solidarity, and receptivity.

Notes for Election

File consists of handwritten notes by Nouwen for "Election: God Choses [sic] Me", a talk on election and vocation. It is apparent Nouwen wanted to talk about how to live concretely as a follower of Christ.

Notes for lecture on the Good Shepherd

File consists of handwritten notes by Nouwen for a talk on the Good Shepherd. It is possible that this talk may have been for Nouwen's course, 'Introduction to the Spiritual Life', in either 1984 or 1985.

Notes for lecture on ecstasy

File consists of handwritten notes by Nouwen for a lecture on the concept of ecstasy. Some of these ideas were more fully expressed in "Lifesigns" (1986).

Notes for Only one thing is needed

File consists of handwritten notes by Nouwen for "Only One Thing is Needed", a sermon by Nouwen on Luke 10:38-42. He gave the sermon at Yale Divinity School on March 4, 1985. A general theme is prayer.

Drafts of meditations

File consists of a hard-bound volume of draft manuscripts and typescripts for meditations by Nouwen, written for talks given in the Spring of 1985. The first are Lenten meditations which Nouwen gave at St. Paul's Church (Cambridge, MA). The...

Transcript of The power of love and the power of fear

File consists of a typed transcript of "The Power of Love and the Power of Fear", a talk Nouwen gave at the Presbyterian Peace Fellowship Breakfast, 197th General Assembly, Presbyterian Church (Indianapolis, IN). Nouwen spoke on prayer,...

Draft of Prayer and poor

File consists of a copy of handwritten notes by Nouwen for a talk on "Prayer and Poor". This might have been written for a talk given at a L'Arche conference or an Assistants' meeting at L'Arche Daybreak.

Draft of Waiting for God

File consists of a draft manuscript for a talk or sermon on the theme of waiting for God.

Drafts of The peace that is not of this world

File consists of draft typescripts of "The Peace That is Not of This World", a lecture given by Nouwen at St. Paul's Catholic Church, Harvard University, on February 10, 1987. Draft (1) includes a cover letter to some members of L&...

Drafts of L'Arche and the world

File consists of draft manuscript and typescript of "L'Arche and the World", a talk Nouwen gave at the Federation of L'Arche in Rome, in May 1987. File includes a copy of a French translation of the talk used in a publication.

Draft of Some reflections on priestly formation

File consists of a draft typescript of "Some Reflections on Priestly Formation", a talk given by Nouwen in which he discusses the three aspects of formation in downward mobility: formation in prayer, formation in community, and formation...

Draft of Thoughts for Holy Week

File consists of a draft typescript of an article entitled, "Thoughts for Holy Week". This article consists of three stylized letters addressed to the L'Arche Daybreak community from Nouwen, written during his stay in Winnipeg. No...

Drafts of Prayer and health care

File consists of the original computer typescript of "Prayer and Health Care", a talk that Nouwen first presented at the 50th Anniversary of the Catholic Health Association of Canada (CHAC) (Ottawa, ON), on October 25, 1989. It appears ...

Draft of Do you love me?

File consists of draft manuscript for "Do you love me?", likely a talk by Nouwen on Christian leadership. Nouwen was speaking on this subject from 1989 (when he published "In the Name of Jesus"), until at least 1991. In this ...

Retreatant Lists

File consists of the retreatant lists for the following retreats:Ottawa, Toronto, 1969Mount-Rolland, Quebec, 1970Ottawa, Val Morin, Val Cartier, 1971Ottawa, Beauport, Edmundston, 1972Montreal, 1973

Retreatant Lists

File consists of the retreatant list for the following retreats:Toronto, ON, 1968Toronto, ON, 1969Saskatoon, SK, 1970Marylake, ON, 1970Marylake, ON, Edmonton, AL, Acadia Valley, AL, Warrenville, IL, 1971Edmonton, AL, Toronto, ON, Chestermere, AL, ...

Drafts of miscellaneous talks

File consists of a soft-bound notebook with draft manuscripts for Nouwen's various speaking engagements, as well as journal entries from his visit to Lourdes, France. The notebook contains: "At the Beginning of the New Decade"; note...

Draft of Claiming our belovedness

File consists of two draft typescripts of "Claiming Our Belovedness", a talk given by Nouwen at the fifth annual Summer Institute for Priests, Seton Hall University (South Orange, NJ), on July 1, 1992. The 2nd draft is a photocopy with ...

Notes for eulogy for Connie Ellis

File consists of handwritten notes by Nouwen for a eulogy given at the funeral of Connie Ellis, his administrative assistant. File includes a typescript of a prayer for Ellis.

Results 251 to 300 of 10530