Published November 1, 2006
by ReadHowYouWant.com .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||396|
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THE IMITATION OF CHRIST By Thomas à Kempis TABLE OF CONTENTS: Foreword Book ONE. Thoughts Helpful in the Life of the Soul 1. Imitating Christ and Despising All Vanities on Earth 2. Having a Humble Opinion of Self 3. The Doctrine of Truth 4. Prudence in Action 5. Mar 24, · It is not only the most second most important it's the second best book you can read about how to act with you fellow man and woman. I recomend this book to Christians and Catholics that have trouble reading the Bible. After reading The Imitation of Christ you will want to read the Bible. I pray that this review will get many people to try the /5(12). The 15th century treatise Of the Imitation of Christ is one of the most popular Christian books of all time. Although its authorship was disputed for a long time, it is generally now regarded as the product of Thomas a Kempis. Bk 2 of The Imitation of Christ by Thomas a Kempis, a digital book in the International School of Theology's Cyber Library which is a digital library for graduate seminary research, personal, and .
Description. The Imitation of Christ from Catholic Book Publishing is a beautiful new edition of the original, deeply spiritual book by Thomas à Kempis. In this revised, easy-to-read, prayer book size book, readers will experience the peace and wisdom that has comforted Catholics from around the world. 2 FOREWORD IN PREPARING this edition of The Imitation of Christ, the aim was to achieve a simple, readable text which would ring true to those who are already lovers of this incomparable book and would attract others to it. hisn-alarum.com Book Reviews. The Wisdom Traditions. Christianity 1 THOMAS A KEMPIS: The Imitation of Christ, Image Books, Thomas A Kempis . The Imitation of Christ. As editor and translator he was not without faults, but thanks to him the. Imitation. became and has remained, after the Bible, the most widely read book in the world. It is his edition that is The Imitation of Christ Thomas, à Kempis.