Humble Words; Humble Pie

June 21, 2010: What I Am Reading This Week

Nobody completely lives up to his or her own ideals and visions. But by proclaiming our ideals and visions with great conviction and great humility, we may gradually grow into the truth we speak.  As long as we know that our lives always will speak louder than our words, we can trust that our words will remain humble.

“Growing Into The Truth We Speak”
Henri Nouwen
via June 21, 2010 Nouwen Society daily e-mail
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