Item 46 - Prayer and ministry

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CA ON00389 1-1-2-159-1-46


Prayer and ministry


  • [between 1976 and 1981] (Creation)

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2 p. of textual records

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Item consists of a typescript of "Prayer and Ministry", a sermon on the idea of theoria physica developed by the desert fathers. Nouwen explains that we need to see nature and time with new eyes; as gifts not to be taken, but to be received and appreciated. The discipline of prayer, giving time to God, looking with the heart, and being obedient, (Prakticos), leads us into the new way of seeing.

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Found on pages 213-214.

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2000 02


Box 37

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