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Of the imitation of Jesus Christ

Thomas Г  Kempis

Of the imitation of Jesus Christ

by Thomas Г  Kempis

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Published by printed for the author by William Nicol, at the Shakespeare Press, William Pickering, and John Major in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementtranslated from the Latin original ascribed to Thomas à Kempis ; with an introduction and notes by the Reverend Thomas Frognall Dibdin....
ContributionsDibdin, Thomas Frognall.
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Open LibraryOL17387066M

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The Imitation of Christ consists of four books with short chapters in each book. The core message of the work is humility, and for Christians to shut out the world and deny himself.

It also discusses the importance of the Sacrament of Eucharist. I was drawn to this Cited by: the imitation of christ Thomas à Kempis F or five hundred years, this gentle book, filled with the spirit of the love of God, has brought understanding and comfort to millions of readers in over fifty languages, and provided them with a source of heart-felt personal prayer.

To meditate on the life of Jesus should therefore be our chief study. Thus begins the great work known, loved, and venerated for six centuries as The Imitation of Christ (De Imitatione Christi), first published in by the German-Dutch monk and scribe, Thomas Hemerken of Kempen, better known as Thomas à Kempis ( – 25 July ).

Free download or read online The Imitation of Christ pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Thomas a Kempis.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format. The main characters of this classics, non fiction story are,/5. About the "Imitation" - first published anonymously in A.D.

THE IMITATION OF CHRIST. By Thomas Kempis. TABLE OF CONTENTS. Book ONE. Thoughts Helpful in the Life of the Soul. Imitating Christ and Despising All Vanities on Earth. Having a Humble Opinion of Self.

The Doctrine of Truth. Prudence in Action. Reading the Holy Scripture. Loving Jesus Above All Things The Intimate Friendship of Jesus Wanting No Share in Comfort Appreciating God's Grace Few Love the Cross of Jesus The Royal Road of the Holy Cross Book Three.

Internal Consolation The Inward Conversation of Christ with the Faithful Soul Truth Speaks Inwardly without the Sound of Words Listen Humbly to the Words of God.

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The Imitation of Christ for /5(14). Every time there is a need for Christ to interfere i.e special occasion when I am not able to take a decision and confused, I simply say a Prayer to Jesus, open the book randomly and go to the nearest next chapter and read it.

10 out of 10 times, the solution came to me/5(12). The Imitation of Christ by Thomas, à Kempis. This document has been generated from XSL (Extensible Stylesheet Language) source with RenderX XEP Formatter, version Client Size: KB. THE IMITATION OF CHIRST - FULL AudioBook by Thomas A.

Kempis | Greatest Audio Books - Thomas A. KEMPIS ( - ), translated by Rev. William BENHAM ( - ) - The Imitation of Christ is. The "Imitation" hymns the love of Jesus in the seventh and eighth chapters of the second book.

First of all it lays down the condition for this love: perfect self- renunciation. "Happy is he who knows how good it is to love Jesus, and for His sake to despise himself.

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In Christian theology, the Imitation of Christ is the practice of following the example of Jesus. In Eastern Christianity, the term Life in Christ is sometimes used for the same concept. The ideal of the Imitation of Christ has been an important element of both Christian ethics and spirituality.

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Let our chief effort, therefore, be to study the life of Jesus Christ. The teaching of Christ is more excellent than all the advice of the saints, and he File Size: KB. The Imitation of Christ, The First Book, by Thomas A Kempis For five hundred years, this gentle book, filled with the spirit of the love of God, has brought understanding and comfort to millions.

Recommended to us as even better than The Imitation of Christ, and we think it is! Written for everyone, and everyone should own it. In this book Jesus is speaking to the reader- .About Thomas à Kempis ( Biography) Author of the “Imitation of Christ“, born at Kempen in the Diocese of Cologne, in or ; died 25 July, His parents, John and Gertrude Haemerken, were of the artisan class; it is said that Gertrude kept the village school, and most probably the father worked in metals, a common calling in Kempen, whence perhaps the surname Haemerken, or.