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Daily Prayer Online. My Word Like Fire. Thomas Merton Quotes. Mother Teresa Quotes. Michael Downey: Jean Vanier: Recovering the Heart. SPIRITUALITY TODAY Winter 1986, Vol. 38, pp. 337-348.

Michael Downey: Jean Vanier: Recovering the Heart

Michael Downey: Jean Vanier: Recovering the Heart THERE has been a glut of literature of late on the subject of Christian spirituality. Likewise, there has been ample discussion about the heart and its role in the Christian life. What useful purpose is to be served by yet another article on the spirituality of the heart? Perhaps one of clarification. My aim here is to spell out briefly what the term "spirituality" means, and to present a more thorough explanation of what is meant by the term "heart. " Favorite Sites. This section connects you to the favorite sites Wil Hernandez frequents that are directly related to his ministry work in the area of spiritual formation (including activities and events focusing on Henri Nouwen).

Favorite Sites

Henri Nouwen Official Website [] As a member of the Henri Nouwen Society, Wil Hernandez works in close partnership with this group of friends. Everyone is invited to be a friend of the Society. This website ( depends in large part on the vast resources that are already available for access through the official site of the Henri Nouwen Society. The Leadership Institute (TLI) [] Wil Hernandez has worked with TLI for six years and is presently an affiliate staff of this parachurch organization that specializes in integrating spiritual formation with leadership development. This section provides temporary links to sites where Wil Hernandez occasionally ministers (either teaching, lecturing, facilitating retreats, etc.).

Larry Gillick