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The Selfless Way of Christ

Downward Mobility and the Spiritual Life

by Henri J. M. Nouwen

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Published by Orbis Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian Life - General,
  • Spirituality - General,
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Inspirational/Spirituality,
  • Downward mobility (Social sciences),
  • Self-denial

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsVincent Van Gogh (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8699011M
    ISBN 10157075702X
    ISBN 109781570757020
    OCLC/WorldCa73926543

      Christ the Servant () The second basis of this welcoming and accepting one another is the servanthood of Christ. Christ was a servant to the circumcised to how God’s truthfulness and faithfulness. This verse acts as a hinge. Paul’s point reaches back to show that Jesus became a servant. We are to imitate him and he became a servant. The Selfless Way of Christ Downward Mobility and the Spiritual Life (Book): Nouwen, Henri J. M.: In this short work Henri Nouwen offers a penetrating reflection on the challenge of the spiritual life, especially the call to imitate Christ's example of downward mobility. This vocation is sorely tested by the constant celebration of upward mobility, which brings to mind the temptations Christ.

      Our perfect role model, Jesus, gave of Himself extravagantly. He went out of His way to be inconvenienced. He treated the marginalized and ignored with kindness and respect. In doing so, He reminded them that they MATTER. Today, He asks us to continue to serve with selflessness. Here are 3 tips for starting. Henri Nouwen- The Selfless Way of download M Mari Perron- Los Diálogos de Un Curso de download.

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Illustrated with drawings by Vincent van Gogh, The Selfless Way of Christ is an inspiring guide for ministers and everyone walking the path of discipleship. (Published by Orbis Books, Hardcover, 96 pages.

This book was originally serialized in Sojourners magazine in. In The Selfless Way of Christ, Henri Nouwen explores selflessness, vocation, and how downward mobility is a key to the spiritual path. Downward mobility, says Nouwen, is the way of Christ, and we are constantly tempted away from it by the lures of success, of power, of being needed and important/5().

In The Selfless Way of Christ, Henri Nouwen explores selflessness, vocation, and how downward mobility is a key to the spiritual path. Downward mobility, says Nouwen, is the way of Christ, and we are constantly tempted away from it by the lures of success, of power, of being needed and important.

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In The Selfless Way of Christ, Nouwen argues that the way of the Christian is the way of Christ: what he marvellously calls "downward mobility." Just as Jesus self-emptied for the sake of others, practicing humility, nonviolence, nonjudgmentalism, and sacrificial love, so must those who call themselves his disciples.5/5(4).

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Jesus’ story reveals the Samaritan to be selfless in numerous ways. He put the needs of others ahead of his own and went out of his way to shower benevolence on a battered stranger. Selflessness runs counter to human nature, which is why being selfless is so much more difficult than being selfish.

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