Item 13 - Why do you invite people for dinner?

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CA ON00389 F4-1-2-143-13


Why do you invite people for dinner?


  • [between 1960 and 1975] (Creation)

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5 p. of textual records

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Item consists of a manuscript of "Why do you invite people to dinner?", a sermon given by Nouwen to priests and seminarians at Moreau Seminary, University of Notre Dame, before the summer break. He writes about hospitality: that inviting someone to dinner is also an invitation to intimacy, and that so is the Eucharist.

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Found on pages 60-64.

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2000 01


Box 36

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