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Intimacy Pastoral Psychological Essays

Below is a bibliography of published works written by Dutch-bornCatholic priestHenri Nouwen. The works are listed under each category by year of publication. This includes 42 books, four of which were published posthumously, along with 51 articles and 4 chapters which are lists in process. Also listed below are 31 of the forwards, introductions, and afterwards which he wrote for others' works. Finally, the list of 32 readers and compilations continues to grow as material from his work is incorporated into new publications.

Books by Nouwen[edit]

  • Intimacy: Pastoral Psychological Essays (1st ed.). Notre Dame, Indiana: Fides. 1969. OCLC 301590220. 
  • Creative Ministry (1st ed.). Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday. 1971. OCLC 152930. 
  • Pray to Live. Thomas Merton: Contemplative Critic (1st ed.). Notre Dame, Ind.: Fides Publishers. 1972 [Published in Dutch 1970]. ISBN 9780819005809. 
  • With Open Hands (1st ed.). Notre Dame, Ind.: Ave Maria Press. 1972 [Published in Dutch 1971]. ISBN 9780877930402. 
  • The Wounded Healer: Ministry in Contemporary Society (1st ed.). Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday. 1972. ISBN 9780385028561. 
  • Aging: The Fulfillment of Life. With Walter J. Gaffney (1st ed.). Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday. 1974. ISBN 9780385009188. 
  • Out of Solitude: Three Meditations on the Christian Life (1st ed.). Notre Dame, Ind.: Ave. Maria Press. 1974. ISBN 9780877930723. 
  • Reaching Out: Three Movements of the Spiritual Life (1st ed.). Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday. 1975. ISBN 9780385032124. 
  • Genesee Diary: Report from a Trappist Monastery (1st ed.). Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday. 1976. ISBN 9780385113687. 
  • The Living Reminder: Service and Prayer in Memory of Jesus Christ (1st ed.). New York: Seabury Press. 1977. ISBN 9780866839150. 
  • Clowning in Rome : Reflections on Solitude, Celibacy, Prayer, and Contemplation (1st ed.). Garden City, N.Y.: Image Books. 1979. ISBN 9780385151290. 
  • In Memoriam (1st ed.). Notre Dame, Ind.: Ave Maria Press. 1980. ISBN 9780877931973. 
  • Making All Things New: An Invitation to the Spiritual Life (1st ed.). San Francisco: Harper & Row. 1981. ISBN 9780060663261. 
  • The Way of the Heart: Desert Spirituality and Contemporary Ministry (1st ed.). New York: Seabury Press. 1981. ISBN 9780816404797. 
  • A Cry For Mercy: Prayers from the Genesee (1st ed.). Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday. 1981. ISBN 9780385175074. 
  • Compassion: A Reflection on the Christian Life. With Donald P. McNeill, Douglas A. Morrison and Joel Filártiga (1st ed.). Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday. 1982. ISBN 9780385176996. 
  • A Letter of Consolation (1st ed.). San Francisco: Harper & Row. 1982. ISBN 9780060663278. 
  • Gracias! A Latin American Journal (1st ed.). San Francisco: Harper & Row. 1983. ISBN 9780060663186. 
  • Love in a Fearful Land: A Guatemalan Story (1st ed.). Notre Dame, IN: Ave Maria Press. 1985. ISBN 9780877932949. 
  • Lifesigns: Intimacy, Fecundity and Ecstasy in Christian Perspective (1st ed.). Garden City. N.Y.: Doubleday. 1986. ISBN 9780385236270. 
  • Letters to Marc About Jesus: Spiritual Living in a Material World (1st ed.). San Francisco: Harper & Row. 1988 [Published in Dutch 1987]. ISBN 9780060663155. 
  • Behold the Beauty of the Lord: Praying With Icons (1st ed.). Notre Dame, Ind.: Ave Maria Press. 1987. ISBN 9780877933564. 
  • The Road to Daybreak: A Spiritual Journey (1st ed.). New York: Doubleday. 1988. 
  • In the Name of Jesus: Reflections on Christian Leadership (1st ed.). New York: Crossroad. 1989. ISBN 9780824512590. 
  • Heart Speaks to Heart: Three Prayers to Jesus (1st ed.). Notre Dame, Ind.: Ave Maria Press. 1989. ISBN 9780877933939. 
  • Walk with Jesus: Stations of the Cross. Illustrations by Helen David (1st ed.). Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis Books. 1990. ISBN 9780883446669. 
  • Beyond the Mirror: Reflections on Death and Life (1st ed.). New York: Crossroad. 1990. ISBN 9780824510077. 
  • Show Me the Way: Readings for Each Day of Lent (1st ed.). New York: Crossroad. 1992. ISBN 9780824510299. 
  • Life of the Beloved: Spiritual Living in a Secular World (1st ed.). New York: Crossroad. 1992. ISBN 9780824511845. 
  • The Return of the Prodigal Son: A Meditation on Fathers, Brothers and Sons (1st ed.). London: Darton, Longman & Todd. 1992. ISBN 9780232520026. 
  • Jesus & Mary: Finding Our Sacred Center (1st ed.). Cincinnati, OH: St. Anthony Messenger Press. 1993. ISBN 9780867161892. 
  • Our Greatest Gift: A Meditation on Dying and Caring (1st ed.). San Francisco, Calif.: HarperSanFrancisco. 1994. ISBN 9780060663551. 
  • Here and Now: Living in the Spirit (1st ed.). New York: Crossroad. 1994. ISBN 9780824514099. 
  • With Burning Hearts: A Meditation on the Eucharistic Life (1st ed.). Maryknoll, N.Y.: Orbis Books. 1994. ISBN 9780883449844. 
  • The Path of Power (1st ed.). New York: Crossroad. 1995. ISBN 9780824520038. 
  • The Path of Waiting (1st ed.). New York: Crossroad. 1995. ISBN 9780824520007. 
  • The Path of Freedom (1st ed.). New York: Crossroad. 1995. ISBN 9780824520014. 
  • The Inner Voice of Love: Journey Through Anguish to Freedom (1st ed.). New York: Doubleday. 1996. ISBN 9780385483483. 
  • Can You Drink the Cup? (1st ed.). Notre Dame, Ind.: Ave. Maria Press. 1996. ISBN 9780877935810. 

Posthumous releases[edit]

Chapters[edit]

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Articles[edit]

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  • "Generation Without Fathers". Commonweal: 287. June 12, 1970. Retrieved 16 June 2015. 
  • "Training for Campus Ministry". Pastoral Psychology. 18 (March): 27–38. 1973. [1]
  • "Finding the Friendly Space". The Episcopalian: 8–10, 44. June 1973. [1][2]
  • "Compassion: Solidarity, Consolation and Comfort". America. 134 (10): 195. March 13, 1976. Retrieved 16 June 2015. 
  • "The Gift of Solitude". Faith/At/Work. 89: 28–29. April 1976. [1][2]
  • "Drawing Closer to God and Man". The Sign: 10–16. May 1976. [1][2]
  • "Solitude and Intimacy in the Family". A.D. Correspondence: 10–16. July 31, 1976. [1][2]
  • "Called to be Hosts". Faith/At/Work. 89: 30–31. September 1976. [1][2]
  • "Living the Questions: The Spirituality of the Religion Teacher". Union Seminary Quarterly Review. 32 (Fall): 17–24. 1976. [1][2]
  • "Reflections on Political Ministry". Network Quarterly. 4 (4): A1–A2. Fall 1976. [1][2]
  • "Disappearing form the World". The Sign: 5–7. November 1976. [1][2]
  • "Compassion: the Core of Spiritual Leadership". Worship. 51: 11–23. January 1977. [1][2]
  • "What Do You Know by Heart?". Sojourners. 6: 14–16. August 1977. [1][2]
  • "Compassion in a Callous World". Sojourners. 6: 15–18. September 1977. [1][2]
  • "Not Without Confrontation". Sojourners. 6: 9. October 1977. [1][2]
  • "The Authority of Suffering". Sojourners. 6: 10. November 1977. [1][2]
  • "Five Faculty Views [on the University's Mission]". Yale University’s Journal: 10–11. November 1977. [1][2]
  • "Voluntary Displacement". Sojourners. 6: 15. December 1977. [1][2]
  • "The Poverty of 'No Control'". Sojourners. 7: 11. January 1978. [1][2]
  • "Solitude and Community". Worship. 52: 13–23. January 1978. [1][2]
  • "The Faces of Community". The Catholic Worker. 52: 3, 7. March–April 1978. [1][2]
  • with Donald McNeill and Douglas Morrison (March 1978). "The Parish as a Community of Compassion: A Style of Pastoral Leadership". St. Luke’s Journal of Theology. 21: 89–101. [1][2]
  • "Anchored in God Through Prayer". Sojourners. 7: 20–21. April 1978. [1]
  • "Contemplation and Ministry". Sojourners. 7: 9–12. June 1978. [1][2]
  • "Celibacy". Pastoral Psychology. 27 (2): 79. 1978. Retrieved 30 June 2015. 
  • "The Hell of Mercy: Confronting Merton's Spirituality". Sojourners. 7: 19. December 1978. [1][2]
  • "Solitude: The Inner Fabric of Christian Community". Sojourners. 8: 20–23. March 1979. [1][2]
  • "Letting Go of All Things: A Response to "The Work of Prayer"". Sojourners. 8: 5–6. May 1979. [1][2]
  • "The Monk and the Cripple: Toward a Spirituality of Ministry". America. 142. March 15, 1980. Retrieved 14 July 2015. 
  • "The Desert Counsel to Flee the World: Solitude and Contemporary Ministry". Sojourners. 9: 14–18. June 1980. [1][2]
  • "Silence, The Portable Cell: The Word Which Creates Communion". Sojourners. 9: 22–26. July 1980. [1][2]
  • "Descend with the Mind into the Heart: The Call to Unceasing Prayer". Sojourners. 9: 20–24. August 1980. [1][2]
  • "As I See It: Our God Is a God Who Cares". Church Leaders Bulletin for Laity and Clergy: 1–5. Fall 1980. [1][2]
  • "What is the Goal of Spiritual Growth? Moving from Absurdity to Obedience". Faith/At/Work. 93: 7. September–October 1980. [1][2]
  • "Spiritual Direction". Reflection: 7–8. January 1981. [1][2]
  • "Encounter in Solitude". Sign: 10–17. February 1981. [1][2]
  • "Temptation: The Pull Toward Upward Mobility". Sojourners. 10: 25–27. July 1981. [1][2]
  • "A Self-Emptied Heart: The Disciplines of Spiritual Formation". Sojourners. 10: 20–22. August 1981. [1][2]
  • "Spiritual Direction". Worship. 55: 399–404. September 1981. [1][2]
  • "Where You Would Not Rather Go". The Princeton Seminary Bulletin. 3: 237–239. 1982. Retrieved July 14, 2015. 
  • "Prayer and Peacemaking". Catholic Agitator: 4–6. December 1982. [1][2]
  • "Reflections of Fr. Henri Nouwen After a Month in Nicaragua". Mercy on Your People, Lord: 1–2. July 1983. [1][2]
  • "Henri Nouwen's Plea for Nicaragua". National Catholic Reporter: 9–11. August 26, 1983. [1][2]
  • "We Drink from Our Own Wells". America. 149: 205–208. October 15, 1983. [1][2]
  • "Christ of the Americas". America. 150: 293–302. April 21, 1984. [1][2]
  • "Creating True Intimacy: Solidarity Among the People of God". Sojourners. 14: 14–18. June 1985. [1][2]
  • "Prayer Embraces the World". Maryknoll: 17–21. April 1985. [1][2]
  • "Bearing the Fruit of the Spirit: The Gift's of God's Love". Sojourners. 14: 26–30. July 1985. [1][2]
  • "Living in Joyful Ecstasy: A Celebration of Our Life in Christ". Sojourners. 14: 27–31. August–September 1985. [1][2]
  • "Prayer and Resistance: A Spirituality of Peacemaking". Harvard Divinity Bulletin. 16: 5–7, 10. October–November 1985. [1][2]
  • "Moving from Solitude to Community". Christianity Today (Spring): 81. 1995. Retrieved 16 June 2015. 

Forewords, introductions and afterwords[edit]

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  • Finley, James (1978). Merton's Palace of Nowhere : A Search for God Through Awareness of the True Self. Notre Dame, Indiana: Ave Maria Press. ISBN 9780877931584. 
  • Palmer, Parker (1979). In the belly of a paradox : a celebration of contradictions in the thought of Thomas Merton. Wallingford, Pa. OCLC 4916532. 
  • Palmer, Parker J. (1980). The promise of paradox : a celebration of contradictions in the Christian life. Notre Dame, Ind.: Ave Maria Press. p. 125. ISBN 0877932093. 
  • Leech, Kenneth (1980). Soul friend : the practice of Christian spirituality. San Francisco: Harper & Row. ISBN 9780060652258. 
  • Vanderwall, Francis W (1980). Spiritual Direction : An Invitation to Abundant Life. New York: Paulist Press. ISBN 9780809123995. 
  • Matthew the Poor (1984). The communion of love. Crestwood, N.Y.: St. Vladimir's Seminary Press. p. 234. ISBN 0881410365. 
  • Romero, Óscar A.; Brockman, James R. (1985). The Church is all of you. London: Fount Paperbacks. OCLC 12946628. 
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