If we need a friend during the times that depression brings, then Vanier offers himself as one of those friends. -- Spiritual Book News
Its author has lived long and intently with what he describes so his assessments are lucid and his prescriptions credible. -- Prairie Messenger (Saskatchewan)
After years of studying and teaching philosophy, Jean Vanier founded L'Arche, named after Noah's ark, a network of more than one hundred communities in thirty countries, inhabited by people with disabilities and their caregivers. Vanier is the son of former governor general of Canada Georges Vanier. Jean Vanier is also co-founder, with Marie-Hélène Mathieu, of Faith and Light, which brings together people with disabilities and their family and friends. There are now 1,300 Faith and Light communities in seventy-five countries.
I loved this book very much. Jean Vanier has a godly gift of sharing love and healing in a very special way. I truly recommend this book!Published 21 months ago by Luis A. R. Branco
Written with an easy language and flow. His compassion reaches out from his words. Very helpful! Would recommend this book for anyone who has been challenged by depression.Published 23 months ago by Eileen E. Scott