Weekly Inspirational L’Arche Stories - 5/20/09

// Jean Vanier English



Being in Touch with Ourselves

Anguish can spread like fire. Living with people who are afflicted brings out the best in assistants, but also the worst: our own anger and violence, the anguish and pains of our childhood which we had hidden away deep down in our unconscious, ...our need to control others, to have power over them.

- Jean Vanier
Letter to My Brothers and Sisters in L’Arche
(1996) Introduction p. 10

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