Henri Nouwen and His Much-Needed Sabbatical

He was on sabbatical in France, in L’Arche,” explains Sr. Sue Mosteller, a member of the Sisters of St. Joseph and also the team at Daybreak. “I said ‘What are you doing next year?’ He said, ‘I don’t know, I have no idea, but I know I’m not going back to Harvard.’” Henri Nouwen the priest-writer-professor had had enough of that final hyphen.