11 quotes from Reaching Out: The Three Movements of the Spiritual Life: ‘To live a spiritual life we must first find the courage to enter into the desert. This book review is about Henri Nouwen’s- Reaching Out: The Three Movements of the Spiritual Life. Nouwen views our spiritual “ascent” as evolving in three movements. The first Reaching Out: The Three Movements of the Spiritual Life Henri J. M. Nouwen.
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Loneliness, hostility, illusion – these things mark the lives of so many humans, wandering through life trying to survive, trying to find meaning, trying to make sense of it all.
Reaching Out Quotes by Henri J.M. Nouwen
Broken by a sinful He uses simple language to explain complex issues. Easy reading that will trigger your hunger for spirituality, if it exists.
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With the heni and depth characteristic of the classics, this spiritual bestseller lays out a perceptive and insightful plan for living a spiritual life and achieving the ultimate goal of that life — union with God. The first, from loneliness to solitude, focuses on the spiritual life as it relates to the experience of our own selves. The second, from hostility to hospitality, oout with our spiritual life as a life for others.
The final movement, from illusion to prayer, offers penetrating thoughts on the most mysterious relationship of all: Throughout, Nouwen emphasizes that the more we understand and not simply deny our inner struggles, the more fully we will be able to embrace a prayerful and genuine life that is also open to others’ needs. Reaching Out is a rich book to be read, reread, pondered, and shared with others. Selected pages Title Page.
Nouwen Snippet view – Nouwen No preview available – He spent the final years oug his life teaching and ministering to the mentally and physically disabled at the L’Arche Daybreak Community in Toronto, Canada. His Writings have touched millions of readers around the world, and since his death, recognition of their enduring value has continued to grow.
Nouwen Image Books- Religion – pages 10 Reviews https: Reaching Out Henri Nouwen Limited preview –