Letters by a Modern Mystic has ratings and 46 reviews. Matthew said: For several years, I’d been searching for a copy of Frank Laubach’s Letters by a. Frank Laubach’s Letters by a Modern Mystic. From: Christian Spirituality, edited by Frank Magill and Ian McGreal, (San Francisco: Harper and Row, , pp. Excerpts from Frank Laubach’s Letters by a Modern Mystic in which describes his attempt to live in continuous inner conversation with God — what he called The.

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Letters by a Modern Mystic by Frank C. Laubach

The very thought of thinking about God’s presence every minute of every day is probably daunting to some people. Perhaps it is an experiment in praying for people on a plane, inviting Jesus Christ modren go from passenger to passenger, bringing His love into their lives. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

With the heart of a child I approach my very best Friend moderj grow closer in spirit with Him. We do not think of one thing. Yesterday and today I have made a new adventure, which is not easy to express.

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I listened astonished and full of joy and gratitude. Laubach is a shout down the ages to remember whose we are. He is 1 of 3 who has written about doing this. His confidants at the time told him he was seeking the impossible. You will object to this intense introspection. Intwo years before his transforming experiences, Laubach found himself profoundly dissatisfied.


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This little book details the prayer technique and practice of Frank Laubach. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

A life-changing little book with more Wisdom and Love than you can imagine.

What I struggle with in Letters is the emphasis on micromanaged individual spirituality. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. I ache with longings with poor little people cannot even suspect, to open up wider and ever wider universes of glory to you all.

Oh, this thing of keeping in constant touch with God, making Him the object of my thought and the companion of my conversations, is the most amazing thing I ever ran across. So my problem is this: Overall it’s probably 3. Dec 17, Laybach Cannon rated it it was amazing. Again, “disgusted with the pettiness and futility of my unled self,” he experimented with “feeling God in each movement by an act of will — willing that He shall direct these fingers that now strike this typewriter — willing that He shall pour through my steps as I walk.

Thankfully, bythis edition had been made available, and I ate it up! Letters people might find the task of playing “the game with minutes” in the long run a bit more difficult than he did, but who can argue with the idea behind it?

This sense of cooperation with God in the little things is what astonishes me. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Frank Laubach’s Letters by a Modern Mystic

lauach The World Is Learning Compassion. In a manner familiar to the mystics of all ages, we find him saying to God: That time came on a business trip to the US, when I decided to use Letters by a Modern Mystic as my daily devotional reading.


I do not need to strain at all to find opportunity. So my problem is this: Frank Laubach made an effort to keep God in his mind at all times, but he didn’t keep it at an intellectual level.

It is possible for all people under all conditions to establish this habit if they make constant effort and experiment within their peculiar circumstances to discover how it can be done. A must read for people seeking to live in the Kingdom.

This seems to be all I need to think about. Oh, to be undone only by God because of His overwhelming presence. Harper and Row,pp. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

The passages in this book touched me in so many different ways as it opened my eyes to this amazing possibility. The ups are so sweet, that you can’t help but be inspired to walk closer with God while reading it.