The Practice of the Presence of God (Paperback)

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"We ought not to be weary of doing little things for the love of God, who regards not the greatness of the work, but the love with which it is performed."
--- Brother Lawrence, The Practice of the Presence of God

The Practice of the Presence of God
Brother Lawrence (1614 - 1691)

The Practice of the Presence of God is a collection of letters and transcriptions of conversations, compiled by a disciple of Brother Lawrence. Brother Lawrence was a Carmelite monk and head cook in his monastery's kitchens. He quickly gained an international reputation as a mystic and spiritual counselor. The Practice of the Presence records his last words of advice to his friends and disciples, as he suffered from an unnamed illness which would eventually take his life.

About the Author

Brother Lawrence (1614 - 1691) Brother Lawrence of the Resurrection (c. 1614 - 12 February 1691) served as a lay brother in a Carmelite monastery in Paris. Christians commonly remember him for the intimacy he expressed concerning his relationship to God as recorded in a book compiled after his death, the classic Christian text, The Practice of the Presence of God.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781519300010
ISBN-10: 1519300018
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: November 14th, 2015
Pages: 76
Language: English