Past Events

Sept 21, 2022 | Watch on YouTube

Featuring rare video clips of Henri Nouwen, and special guests: Rodleigh Stevens, founder and leader of the Flying Rodleighs, Carolyn Whitney-Brown, co-author of Flying, Falling, Catching, and British filmmaker Bart Gavigan.

July 16-Aug 13, 2022 | Watch on YouTube

“From Fear to Love: Spiritual Grounding in Anxious Times” is a 5-part video series featuring best-selling author and retreat leader Marjorie J. Thompson. Each video has free PDF downloads & transcripts.

May 24, 2022 | Watch on YouTube

Featured keynote for 2022’s Voices for Peace — award-winning author and the publisher of Orbis books, Robert Ellsberg, talks about creating a culture of peace that embraces the radical vision of the Beatitudes.

Sept 21, 2021 | Watch on YouTube

On the 25th Anniversary of Henri Nouwen’s death, an online celebration of his remarkable life and legacy, featuring: Robert Jonas, Rev. Margaret Bullet-Jonas, Robert Ellsberg, Sr. Sue Mosteller, Fred Rogers & Fr. John Dear

June 4-5, 2021 | Online Conference

25th Anniversary Online Conference, featuring Sr. Helen Prejean, Sr. Simone Campbell, Fr. Ron Rolheiser, Dr. C. Vanessa White, Dr. Roberto Goizueta, Rev. Marjorie Thompson & Chris Pritchett

March 24, 2021 | Webinar

An online event with good friends who knew Henri Nouwen well & share memories, featuring: Parker J. Palmer with Michael J. Christensen, Rebecca Laird, & Sr. Sue Mosteller.

Sept 24, 2021 | Watch on YouTube

A Free Online Event, featuring: Carl MacMillan, Lori Vaanholt, Robert Morgan, Gabrielle Earnshaw, Clara Fraschetti, & Lorenzo Sforza-Cesarini

Oct 28, 2020 | Watch on YouTube

A Free Online Webinar, featuring: “A Spirituality of Fundraising” with Nathan Ball & Melissa Spas

April 19, 2019 | Listen to Keynotes

2nd Annual Conference on Peacemaking in Toronto, featuring: Kathy Kelly, Dee Dee, Fr. Bob Holmes & Paul Pynkoski

April 28, 2018 | Listen to Keynotes

1st Annual Conference on Peacemaking in Toronto, featuring: Jim Forest & Shad

Feb 9-10, 2018 | Watch on YouTube

Two Day Conference at University of San Diego, featuring: Sr. Sue Mosteller, John Dear, Shane Claiborne, Robert Ellsberg, Gabrielle Earnshaw & Joe Abbey-Colborne

Nov 3-4, 2017 | Conference

Two Day Conference at Yale Divinity School, featuring: Ron Rolheiser, Robert Ellsberg, Jim Forest & Michael W. Higgins

Aug 18-19, | Workshop

Two Day Workshop in Charlotte, NC, featuring: Ron Rolheiser, Gabrielle Earnshaw, Joe Abbey-Colborne, Sr. Sue Mosteller, Rev. Marjorie Thompson & Carla D’Rozario

June 27, 2017 | Watch on YouTube

Feature Film “Journey of the Heart” Screening and Q&A with Director/Producer Karen Pascal

June 9-11, 2016 | Watch on YouTube

An International Conference, at the University of Toronto, featuring: Shane Claiborne, Ron Rolheiser, Gabrielle Earnshaw, Sr. Sue Mosteller, Esther de Waal, & Steve Bell

May 13, 2016

An Evening with best-selling author Anne Lamott at Convocation Hall, University of Toronto,

Nov 14, 2015

An evening with best-selling author and social activist Jim Wallis at Convocation Hall, University of Toronto

April 21, 2015 | Book Launch

“Love, Henri” Book Launch Celebration, featuring editor Gabrielle Earnshaw & actor Joe Abbey-Colborne

Praise for Nouwen Society Events!

"Thank you from Germany! It is a great blessing to attend this conference. Henri is such an exceptional source of inspiration!"
Justin, Germany
"Greatly enjoyed the webinar. I'm listening from far away Kenya!"
Matthew, Kenya
"It's 2 AM here in Manila, but this conference is worth staying up for! Thank you so much for this grace!"
Luis, Philippines

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