Henri Jozef Machiel Nouwen Quotes

Four Quotes by: Henri Jozef Machiel Nouwen of Roman Catholic Church died 21st September 1996.

Through the discipline of contemplative prayer, Christian leaders have to learn to listen to the voice of love . . . For Christian leadership to be truly fruitful in the future, a movement from the moral to the mystical is required.
Book: by Henri Nouwen entitled: In the Name of Jesus (New York, NY: Crossroad Publishing, 2000), pp. 6, 31-32. Published: 2000.
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Today I personally believe that while Jesus came to open the door to God's house, all human beings can walk through that door, whether they know about Jesus or not. Today I see it as my call to help every person claim his or her own way to God.
Book: by Henri Nouwen entitled: Sabbatical Journey, p 51, Crossroad Publishing Co., New York, 1998 Published: 1998.
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Today I personally believe that while Jesus came to open the door to Godís house, all human beings can walk through that door, whether they know about Jesus or not. Today I see it as my call to help every person claim his or her own way to God.
Book: by Henri Nouwen entitled: http://apprising.org/2Henri Nouwen, Sabbatical Journey [New York: Crossroad Publishing, 1998], p51 Published: 1998.
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The quiet repetition of a single word can help us to descend with the mind into the heart ... This way of simple prayer ... opens us to Godís active presence.
Book: by Henri Nouwen entitled: The Way of the Heart (San Francisco, CA: Harper, 1991), p. 81. Published: 1991.
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