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Imitation of our Lord

Thomas Thellusson Carter

Imitation of our Lord

by Thomas Thellusson Carter

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Published by Joseph Masters in London .
Written in English


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Statementby T. T. Carter.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL17405776M

A few words on Thomas’ claim, once disputed but now hardly so, to the authorship of the “Imitation of Christ”. The book was first issued anonymously () and was soon accorded a wide welcome, copied by different scribes, and attributed to various spiritual writers, among others St. Bernard, St. Bonaventure, Henry de Kalkar, Innocent III. 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--through the author, of course--in short, easy-to-understand chapters that are filled with wisdom.5/5.

THE IMITATION OF CHRIST AND MARY has 3, members. Welcome new free to post from the Imitation of Christ Book, Scripture, Saints, our. Imitation of Christ, by Thomas Kempis. A very powerful spiritual direction for anyone seeking the interior life in Christ. Book One. Thoughts Helpful in the Life of the Soul Imitating Jesus Christ and Despising All Vanities on Earth Having A Humble Opinion of Self The Doctrine of .

Not a book to be read at a few sittings, The Imitation of the Sacred Heart of Jesus is one to be consumed and digested and to be allowed to become part of our very being and our way of living, that its healing principles may enable us too to conform ourselves to the Heart of Jesus and to be prepared thereby to enter directly the heavenly. 16 But whenever anyone turns to the Lord, the veil is taken away. 17 Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. 18 And we, who with unveiled faces all reflect the Lord's glory, are being transformed into his likeness with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the .


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The Imitation Of Our Lord Jesus Christ, Lectures [Thomas Thellusson Carter] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages.

The Imitation of Our Lord Don Quixote Yesterday, in a post at 3 Quarks Daily, I declared that Don Quixote was a novel I could cross a desert with. Long ago, I once asked whether a friend had just one Imitation of our Lord book that he would happily re-read over and over until the end of time.

A STUDY OF ITS SPIRITUALITY by Pierre Pourrat Former Superior of the novitiate of Saint Sulpice The literary form of the "Imitation" makes an exhaustive synthesis of its spirituality impossible. There is not, as we know, any logical connection between the four books of this celebrated work, nor between the chapters of each book.

The Imitation of Christ (Prayerbook Size Edition) Learn how to deepen your spiritual experience and realize the joys of following Christ more closely; Timeless, hard truths about the quest to become as much like our Lord as possible; Most beloved spiritual book after the Bible5/5(10). The Imitation of Christ “He that follows Me shall not walk in darkness,” says the Lord.

These are the words of Christ, by which we are reminded that we must copy His life and conduct if we wish to be truly enlightened and to be delivered from all blindness of heart. To meditate on the life of Jesus should therefore be our chief study.

The Imitation of Christ is a Christian devotional book by Thomas à Kempis, first composed in Latin (as De Imitatione Christi) ca.

– 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.

Book III: Of Internal Consolation. The third book of the Imitation highlights the contrast between the natural man and the man influenced by the grace of God.

It begins: I will hearken what the Lord God will speak in me. Blessed is the soul which hears within the Lord speaking, and receives from His mouth the Word of consolation. 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.

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. God's purpose in our lives is to make us more Christlike.

That work requires our full surrender and death to the self life. It is a process the Lord will bring us through if we are willing to enter His purposes for our life. Once we enter the death process we become aware of the new life of Christ forming within us that started at our salvation/5(12).

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write a book instead of a preface, we. Heather Hildenbrand's Imitation is a creative look at the world of human cloning through a young adult's eyes.

The first couple of chapters were a little slow, but, the book is well worth it. By the end of the book, you are fully vested in the characters of Ven and Linc.

In my opinion, this book really starts when Ven gets her mission/5. Like the three previous classics of monastic literature, The Imitation of Christ is a guide to changing our lives and learning to grow closer to Christ in spirit and in deeds.

The book opens with a quote and an exhortation: "'Whoever follows Me will not walk in darkness'—.These are Christ's own words by which He exhorts us to imitate His life /5(56).

“Be imitators of me as I am of Christ.” —1 Corinthians (ESV) Thomas à Kempis’ The Imitation of Christ has a strong claim to be the most-read book ever written aside from the The Pilgrim’s Progress is to works written in English, The Imitation of Christ is to everything ever written.

So what’s so special about it. Why have countless individuals over the centuries. This book will lead souls to sanctity as it is written in an intimate manner of conversation with Our Lord alone, face to face, heart to heart.

It is full of wisdom for every type of person, and written with such natural simplicity, some say this book is even more inspiring than The Imitation of Christ/5(3). Titus ESV / 2 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation for all people, training us to renounce ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright, and godly lives in the present age, waiting for our blessed hope, the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior Jesus Christ, who gave himself for us to redeem us.

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Book Review The Imitation of Christ. Thomas à Kempis. or Author of The Imitation of Christ; Thomas was an Augustinian Monk, and a Disciple of Gerard was a member of Groot's Brethren of the Common Life, and a proponent of Groot's teachings, called The Devotio Moderna, of which The Imitation of Christ is the best example.

The Imitation of Our Lord Don Quixote. Simon Leys. J Issue Worse even, if they were actually to enjoy a book, they would suspect it to be frivolous. In their eyes, something that is amusing cannot be important or serious. This attitude is unconsciously pervading our general view of literature.

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Thomas A. Kempis wrote a very serious and compelling even convicting devotional to /5.THE IMITATION OF CHRIST By Thomas à Kempis Book TWO. The Interior Life (cont) The Royal Road of the Holy Cross: To many the saying, "Deny thyself, take up thy cross and follow Me,"(1) seems hard, but it will be much harder to hear that final word: "Depart from Me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire."(2) Those who hear the word of the.