Item 52 - Sermon for Advent

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CA ON00389 1-1-2-159-1-52


Sermon for Advent


  • [between 1976 and 1981] (Creation)

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2 p. of textual records

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Item consists of a typescript of a sermon for Advent, given by Nouwen at Durham Notre Dame. Nouwen discusses the Christ Event. He argues that other events in life make sense only through a knowledge of the Christ event. He concludes that solitude, prayer and the common liturgy are ways to remember this central event.

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Draft contains annotation: "File: Sermons" (top, right corner).
Found on page 235 (and verso).

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2000 02


Box 37

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