The Practice of the Presence of God: 4 Conversations & 15 Letters With Added Detailed Biography of Brother Lawrence, Brief Commentaries and Famous Quotes ... Holy Life. (RR Spiritual Christian Classics)
Author: Brother Lawrence, Rosablanca Suen, Raymond Suen
Format: Kindle Edition
Brother Lawrence is one of the most admired spiritual man in the Catholic church. He is known for his devotion and ability to bring God into every aspect of his life. After reading this book, I always come away with great peace and joy, and with a better understanding of what it means to constantly be in God's presence. It's a book you will want to read and meditate upon.
The Practice of the Presence of God is a text compiled by Father Joseph de Beaufort of the wisdom and teachings of Brother Lawrence, a 17th century Carmelite monk. It is a collection of letters and conversations with the constant theme of developing an awareness of the presence of God in our lives.
Brother Lawerence classic Christian work, Practice of the Presence of God, details how to gain that constant and comforting connection to God. Readers down through the centuries have treasured his short essays. His conversations give us a glimpse of his honest advice and his passion for spiritual matters.
To help my readers to understand this spiritual classic better, I have added in 3 extra sections to this Spiritual Classic:
1. Detailed Biography of Brother Lawrence
2. Brief Commentaries
3. Famous Quotes
Knowing the life and background of Brother Lawrence will help you appreciate the depths of his writings.
The section on “Brief Commentaries” will explain further some of his writings in practical terms of how we can apply the principles to our daily lives.
The “Famous Quotes” summarize the main theological points of Brother Lawrence beliefs.