Item 1766 - Unchanged by the world

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CA ON00389 1-9-1-1766

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Unchanged by the world

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  • August - September 1991 (Creation)

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2 p. of textual records

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(1932-1996)

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This item is a half-page article by Henri Nouwen entitled, ‘Unchanged by the World’ published in Sojourners, August-September, 1991, Vol. 20, No. 7, pp. 28/29. This volume of Sojourners is noted as being the ‘20th Anniversary Issue’ and Nouwen’s article is referencing that. Nouwen opens the article by stating that the life and work of Sojourners reminds him of the little boy who asked the prophet ‘Dear Prophet, why do you keep prophesying when nobody listens to your words and when nobody changes their lives? The remainder of the article suggests that it is Sojourners future role ‘to keep calling its readers to live the brokenness of the world and their own brokenness under the blessing.’

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Published in Sojourners 20th Anniversary Issue 1, no. 1 (August - September 1991): 28-29.

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2000 01

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Box 298

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