Remembering Henri Nouwen

  Today–September 21–is Henri’s day.  As I remember my teacher Henri Nouwen on this 15th Anniversary of his death and transition, I am reminded not only of his incredibly significant contribution to the theory and practice of spiritual direction and spiritual formation, but of his conviction that if we befriend our death before we die, our spirit remains accessible to those we leave behind. I reached out today to others who knew Henri in life and remember him in