Item 06 - With care

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CA ON00389 F4-1-2-153-06


With care


  • [between 1973 and 1974] (Creation)

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Item consists of a typescript for "With Care: Mark 6:30-44", a talk on care of the sick and pastoral counseling. Nouwen argues that cure without care is more harmful than helpful, even in the professional setting. He asks: What does it mean to care? How to become a caring community around the person who is suffering? Nouwen urges his listeners to go beyond the professional to the human in the "caring" professions. Similar ideas were published in "Out of Solitude".

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Draft contains annotation: "File: Nouwen: Sermons" (top, right corner).
Found on pages 47-56.

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