5 edition of Thomas A Kempis found in the catalog.
Thomas A Kempis
July 1, 1997
by Atma Books
Written in English
|Contributions||a Kempis Thomas (Editor), Swami Abhayananda (Editor)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||160|
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. Thomas à Kempis (ca. ), priest, monk and writer Thomas, whose family name was Hammercken, was born in the Rhineland town of Kempen near Düsseldorf in Germany. The school he attended at nearby Deventer in Holland had been started by Gerard Groote, founder of the Brothers of the Common Life.
The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Thomas à Kempis (Thomas, à Kempis, ) Also found under: Kempis, Thomas A Wikipedia article about this author is available.. Thomas, à Kempis, The Earliest English Translation of the First Three Books of the De Imitatione Christi, Now First Printed from a Ms. in the Library of Trinity College, Dublin, With Various Readings From a Ms. latter half of the fourteenth century. That Thomas Hemerken of Kempen, or Thomas À Kempis as he is now known, later translated a composite of their writings, essentially a spiritual diary, from the original Netherlandish into Latin is generally admitted by scholars. This Thomas, born aboutFile Size: KB.
Thomas à Kempis () was a monk at Mt. St. Agnes in the Netherlands. Thomas worked principally at copying and writing. A number of his treatises on the monastic life and little devotional essays have been translated into English including the great devotional work /5(9). The most widely read Christian book after the Bible now has glorious medieval illustrations on every page that complement the profound meditations by Thomas A Kempis. A wonderful book for spiritual reading, and also as a beautiful gift by:
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About Thomas à Kempis ( Biography) Author of the “Imitation of Christ“, born at Kempen in the Diocese of Cologne, in or ; died 25 July, The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Thomas a Kempis.
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Thomas à Kempis, C.R.S.A.; (c. – 25 July ) was a Dutch canon regular of the late medieval period and the author of The Imitation of Christ, one of the most popular and best known Christian books on 5/5(3).
Thomas Hammerken (or Hammerlein -- both mean "little hammer") / Thomas de Kempis / Thomas Hamerken von Kempen was born at Kempen (hence the "A Kempis") in /5. Kempen, or Thomas À Kempis as he is now known, later translated a composite of their writings, essentially a spiritual diary, from the original Netherlandish into Latin is generally admitted by Size: KB.
Thomas a Kempis (ca) was a German monk and a practical mystic. His classic The Imitation of Christ has long been a favorite of Christians of all denominational backgrounds. It is said that Thomas's book has been the most read of any book other than the Bible/5(56).
The Imitation of Christ is a Devotional that is held in extremely high regard particularly in Catholicism. The book is a collection of recommendations for how to live one's life day-to-day in. Bk 1, Chs. 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 ministry research.
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A Kempis lived as intentionally as he wrote. We must turn away from the things of this world, we must live sacrificially, we must be inundated with Christ's passionate teaching, 5/5(1).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, Jean Charlier de Gerson, and John à Kempis. In Thomas completed and signed his name to a codex still extant.The spiritual classic by Thomas á Kempis, the second most widely read spiritual book after the Bible, has had an astonishing impact on the spiritual lives of countless saints, peasants, and popes for centuries.
Even today, the soul-searching words of the fifteenth-century cleric Thomas á Kempis continue to resonate, unbounded by time or geography.