Book of Meditations is a classic and is steeped in Carmelite
spirituality. For every day it offers two meditations, in liturgical
arrangement, that enable the soul to enter the conscious presence of
God and to reflect on the theme of the day. These are followed by a
‘Colloquy’ that helps the person at prayer to start a friendly
conversation with God where acts of praise and love, petition and
thanksgiving are made, together with good resolutions for the future.
Here we are at the very heart of prayer, which is a heart-to-heart
encounter in faith with the living God.
is the highest state attainable on earth. In this union of love, the
soul produces acts of love which have an immense apostolic influence on
a multitude of souls. This knowledge of the ways that lead to God,
according to the teaching of the renowned Spanish mystics, is distilled
into the pages of this book.