Item 2179 - Making all things new: an invitation to the spiritual life

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CA ON00389 1-9-7-2179

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Making all things new: an invitation to the spiritual life

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  • 1981 (Creation)

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96 p. of textual records

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(1932-1996)

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Item consists of a book which Nouwen wrote about the spiritual life. The book has been divided into the following: Acknowledgments; Introduction; I. "All These Other Things"; II. "His Kingdom First"; III. "Set Your Hearts"; Conclusion.
As is stated on the front flap: . . . ."If . . .we are willing to live a life of prayer and practice the disciplines of solitude and community, a new hunger will make itself known. This new hunger is the first sign of God's presence. When we remain attentive to this divine presence, we will be led always deeper into the kingdom. There, to our joyful surprise, we will discover that the power of our worries is weakening and all things are being made new."

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San Francisco : Harper & Row, c1981.

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Dedication: "In gratitude for ten joyful years with students and faculty of the Yale Divinity School".

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2000 01

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24-113

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