9780867167955

Our Greatest Gift: A Meditation on Dying and Caring

Nouwen, Henri J.M.

ISBN 10: 0867167955 / 0-86716-795-5
ISBN 13: 9780867167955
Publisher: St. Anthony Messenger Press
Publication Date: 2006

Editorial Reviews for this title:
Synopsis:
An audiobook presentation of a Nouwen classic! Nouwen takes a personal look at human mortality and shares his own expereinces with aging, loss, grief and fear. He gently and eloquently reveals the gifts the living and dying can give to one another and challenges us to accept our death as part of our spiritual journey, not its end. "…a very comforting book.…Nouwen offers us here a gentle book on coming to terms with death."—Publishers Weekly.

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Review:
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.

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Review:
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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