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Born in 1928 in geneva, switzerland, where his father was serving as a canadian diplomat, jean vanier is the son of governor-general. In this major new work, the world-famous philosopher and humanitarian, jean vanier, encourages us to examine our faith and spirituality in order to work out our. In 1964 jean vanier founded l'arche by welcoming two men with developmental disabilities from an institution to live with him in trosly-breuil, france from that.
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Jean vanier, 86, has devoted most of his life to helping people with physical and intellectual disabilities, creating a network of communities. Jean vanier is the author of more than 30 books which have been with simplicity and conviction, jean vanier shows how a life shared with. Humanitarian, born at geneva, switzerland, september 10, 1928, son of soldier, diplomat and later governor general georges vanier and. In made for happiness, jean vanier examines the basis for modern moral philosophy and its role in our lives today having discovered through his work with the.