a Kempis

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German ecclesiastic (1380-1471)

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It emphasizes a life of prayer no less than Teresa of Avila and Thomas a Kempis.
The book is a daily devotional, including the complete text of The Imitation of Christ by Thomas a Kempis and many selections drawn from Kempis' lesser known writings, such as Instructions for Religious; Moments with the Consoling Christ; Prayers and Meditations; and The Little Kempis.
Handbook on Faith, Hope and Love by Saint Augustine The Imitation of Christ by Thomas a Kempis A Plain Account of Christian Perfection by John Wesley All in the Foundations of Faith series--Relevan t Books
Saint Thomas a Kempis, in his Imitation of Christ, said, "Study therefore to wean your heart of visible things and to attend rather to the invisible.
Recently, I've been re-reading Thomas a Kempis' Imitation of Christ, the antithesis of the modern self-help book.
Thomas a Kempis once wrote of 'the throbbing whisper of the Lord'.
"BE NOT ANGRY that you cannot make others as you wish them to be, since you cannot make yourself as you wish to be." (Saint Thomas a Kempis, Imitation of Christ)