About the Author
Brother Ramon SSF, a Franciscan hermit, died in 2000. He wrote widely on the subject of prayer and spirituality, including The Flame of Sacred Love and When They Crucified My Lord for BRF (both 1999) and was a popular New Daylight contributor. Simon Barrington-Ward was General Secretary of CMS, and then became Bishop of Coventry (1985-1997), before retiring to Cambridge. He wrote The Jesus Prayer (BRF 1996) and leads prayer retreats for BRF.