Sailing along

“Those who are empowered by the breath of the Holy Spirit sail along even when asleep.”

Brother Lawrence of the Resurrection


The 'Electra' off a Mountainous Coast 
Philip John Ouless (British, 1817–1885)
Oil on canvas, 1866
Maritime Museum, Jersey
Letter 1: To a nun, 1 June 1682
Writings and Conversations on the Practice of the Presence of God
Brother Lawrence of the Resurrection, OCD (Nicolas Herman)
Critical Edition by Conrad De Meester, OCD; Translated by Salvatore Sciurba, OCD
ICS Publications
Institute of Carmelite Studies, Washington, D.C. 1994, 2015

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