Suggested Reading

The following recommendations are grouped by theme, although one source may likely touch on multiple themes.

L'Arche Tahoma Hope

Soundings - the Newsletter of L'Arche Tahoma Hope, published 3 times a year.


2014 Community Review - the 2014 Annual Report of L'Arche Tahoma Hope.


The Life of Jean Vanier

The Miracle, the Message, the Story: Jean Vanier and L'Arche, by Kathryn Spink

Jean Vanier: Essential Writings, by Carolyn Whitney-Brown


The Philosophy/Spirituality of L'Arche

Community and Growth, by Jean Vanier

The Road to Daybreak, by Henri Nouwen

Living Gently in a Violent World, by Stanley Hauerwas and Jean Vanier

The Boy in the Moon, by Ian Walker


Additional Resources

For more information on Henri Nouwen, including a complete listing of his books, click here.

For a complete listing of Jean Vanier's books, click here.

L'Arche Canada also has an extensive listing of publications on their website.