The Practice of the Presence of God

by Brother Lawrence

Monday, October 31, 2005


Among the few effects which Brother Lawrence left upon his death was found a manuscript bearing the title, Spiritual Maxims. They are a condensation of the counsel Brother Lawrence would give to others who asked his help, and of the principles by which he himself lived.

Edmonson, Robert J., translator; The Practice of the Presence of God; Paraclete Press; © 1985.