This classic series of letters penned by the seventeenth century Carmelite monk, Brother Lawrence, describes the challenge of daily walking in the presence of God. Brother Lawrence shares his own spiritual struggles with the recipient and encourages the reader with practical ways to draw closer to God and remain in his presence regardless of surrounding distractions or the busyness of life. The Practice of the Presence of God is a challenge to daily walk in communion with God, step by step and moment by moment.
- Title: The Practice of the Presence of God
- Author: Brother Lawrence
- Publisher: London: H. R. Allenson
- Publication Date: 1906
- Pages: 60
About Brother Lawrence
Brother Lawrence was best known for his book The Practice of the Presence of God as he discussed in great detail how essential a relationship is with God. Brother Lawrence also spent time in Paris a Carmelite monastery as a layperson. He died in 1691.