The Power of the Powerless
The Power of the Powerless

The Power of the Powerless

A Brother's Legacy of Love

By Christopher De Vinck, Introduction by Henri J. M. Nouwen, Afterword by Fred Rogers

BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY

176 Pages, 5 3/8 x 8 1/4

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $19.95 (US $19.95) (CA $21.95)

Publication Date: April 2002

ISBN 9780824519742

Rights: WOR

The Crossroad Publishing Company (Apr 2002)
Crossroad

Price: $19.95
 
 

Overview

Christopher De Vinck's moving account of his life with his brother made a deep impression on the hearts and minds of Americans. Due to a tragedy at birth, Oliver de Vinck was born severely handicapped—blind, mute, crippled, helpless. Despite the doctors' bleak prognosis, his loving parents took him home, where they and their children cared for him. He lived for thirty-three years.