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The follovving of Christ

The follovving of Christ

Diuided into foure bookes. Written in Latin by the learned and deuout man, Thomas a Kempis, canon-regular of the order of S. Augustine. Whereunto also is added the golden Epistle of S. Bernard. And also certaine rules of a Christian life, made by Iohn Picus the elder, Earle of Mirandula. Translated into English by B.F.

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Published by Printed with licence [by the English secret press] in [England] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Meditations -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Christian life -- Early works to 1800.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFollowing of Christ., Epistola de perfectione vitae. English., Regulae duodecim portim excitantes portim dirigentes hominem in pugna spirituali. English.
    GenreEarly works to 1800.
    SeriesEarly English books, 1475-1640 -- 1643:10.
    ContributionsHoskins, Anthony, 1568-1615., Elyot, Thomas, Sir, 1490?-1546., Bernard, of Clairvaux, Saint, 1090 or 91-1153., Pico della Mirandola, Giovanni, 1463-1494., Thomas, a Kempis, 1380-1471 attributed name., Whitford, Richard, fl. 1495-1555?
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[16], 422, [30] p.
    Number of Pages422
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21824176M

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Book chapter 1: of the imitation of christ and the contempt of the world chapter 2: of having a humble opinion of one's self chapter 3: of the doctrine of truth chapter 4: of prudence in what we do chapter 5: of reading the holy scriptures chapter 6: of inordinate affections chapter 7: of avoiding arrogance chapter 8: of too much intimacy.

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THE IMITATION OF CHRIST Thomas à Kempis. For 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.

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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 ).

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– It is a handbook for spiritual life arising from the Devotio Moderna movement, of which Kempis was a member. The Imitation is perhaps the most widely read Christian devotional work next to the Bible, and is regarded as a devotional and religious : Thomas à Kempis. "This Book teacheth how a man should follow the poor life of our Lord Jesu Christ, and how a man should live inwardly, and how he should come to right true perfection, and teacheth sundry lovely differences of godly truth." Digitized by Google.

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In Four Books Written Originally in Latin by Thomas A'Kempis. Now render'd into English. To Which are added Meditations and Prayers, for Sick Persons by George Stanhope, D.D. Dean of Canterbury, Chaplain in Ordinary to his Majesty.

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