‘Our soul’s house forms part of the vast City of God,’ writes the author as she uses the symbol of a house to explain the nature of the spiritual life in simple terms. A delightful and informative book which is engaging from beginning to end. (1929)
Evelyn Underhill (1875 –1941) was an English Anglo-Catholic writer known for her numerous works on religion and spiritual practice, in particular Christian mysticism. In the English-speaking world, she was one of the most widely read writers on such matters in the first half of the 20th century. Her works remain popular today.