I first heard of Henry Nouwen via quotations in our church in Alberta. His thoughts and skill with
I took my time with this book, as I think is fitting. It takes time to let these lessons and ideas find purchase in your heart and mind. I highly recommend it for spiritual guidance. It would be ideal reading for the Lenten season.
Here are a few quotations which especially spoke to me. (I realize now a lot of them have to do with writing):