Our Greatest Gift: A Meditation on Dying and Caring

Nouwen, Henri J. M.

ISBN 10: 0867164360 / 0-86716-436-0
ISBN 13: 9780867164367
Publisher: Saint Anthony Messenger Press
Publication Date: 2001

Editorial Reviews for this title:
This warm and engaging book offers thoughtful advice to the living on how to care for the dying and helps the dying befriend their own death. Enriched with narratives from Nouwen's years of experience with the dying, this work shows how to leave a fruitful legacy. National lecture tour.

Henri Nouwen's critically acclaimed and deeply moving look at human mortality that reveals the essential gifts the living and the dying can give to one another.

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One of the best-loved spiritual writers of our time takes a moving, personal look at human mortality

Henri Nouwen shares his own experiences with aging, loss, grief, and fear, gently and eloquently revealing the gifts that the living and dying can give to one another.

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