Henri Nouwen Quote

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This quote is brilliant:

“By the honest recognition and confession of our human sameness we can participate in the care of God who came, not to the powerful but powerless, not to be different but the same, not to take our pain away but to share it. Through this participation we can open our hearts to each other and form a new community.”
Henri Nouwen, from his book ‘Out of Solitude: Three Meditations on the Christian Life’

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