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The Henri J.M. Nouwen Archives & Research Collection

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The Henri J. M. Nouwen Archives and Research Collection

Henri J.M. Nouwen (1932-1996) priest, psychologist, brilliant educator and world-renowed author of 39 books, is considered by many to be one of the most important thinkers on the spiritual life of the 20th century.

The Henri J. M. Nouwen Archives and Research Collection includes the vast majority of Nouwen's manuscripts and published works, as well as secondary material about Nouwen.

Learn more about The Henri J. M. Nouwen Archives and Research Collection

Finding Guide

Biographical Timeline

View a digital copy of archivist Gabrielle Earnshaw's 2011 publication about the Nouwen Archives

See a selection of letters by Nouwen and photographs from the Nouwen Archives

Turning the Wheel: Henri Nouwen and Our Search for God

Turning the Wheel Conference 2006