Presence of God

“It is only natural to think of someone you love.” ~ St. Therese

 If I don’t have time for devotions and prayers I can take up the practice of the Presence of God. Motivated by love and a desire to please Him, I can develop the habit of being attentive and aware of God at all times. After all, He is always near me residing in the depths of my heart.

Brother Lawrence of the Resurrection, defines this “Practice of the Presence of God” this way:

“to take delight in and to become accustomed to his divine company speaking humbly and conversing lovingly with him at all times, every moment without rule or measure.”

 Read more here over at Suscipio.

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