- December 19, 1985 - April 3,1986 (Creation)
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5 audio cassettes (5 hrs., 12 mins.)
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Item consists of five audio cassettes of seminars on the topic of the Gospel of St. John given by Nouwen during his stay at L'Arche Trosly-Breuil in 1985-1986 at the request of Jean Vanier. Nouwen refers to this course in his work, "Road to Daybreak." SR2010 13 03 v1: "St. Jean I: Prologue- The glory of god", December 19, 1985; SR2010 13 03 v2: "Gospel of John: Spirituality and peacemaking"; the recording includes a discussion on the individual experience and proclamation of God. Though the cassette lists the date April 11, 1983 it is believed that the initial recording was taped over by the Gospel of John seminar sometime during 1986 when this seminar series was given. SR2010 13 03 v3: "St. Jean III: The movement of XT= downward prologue", January 1, 1986; SR2010 13 03 v4: "St. Jean IV", February 23, 1986; SR2010 13 03 v5 "St. Jean V- Sharing- Nocodeme", dated April 3, 1986. The content focuses on Bible passages in which Nicodemus is featured.
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"Documentation L'Arche" has been stamped on SR2010 13 03 v1, SR2010 13 03 v3, SR2010 13 03 v4 and SR2010 13 03 v5.
On SR2010 13 03 v3 the numbers 1 and 2 are written on the audio cassette, these are believed to refer to the sides of the recording.
While the title of the item is in French, the content of the file is predominantly in English.
Digitized February 9-19, 2011.
Access copy (2) available in Research Collection fonds Access Copies, Sound Recording Series, box 30.