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    • The Imitation of Christ

    • By: Thomas à Kempis
    • Narrated by: Bob Souer
    • Length: 5 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 98
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58

    This classic, second only to the Bible for religious instruction and inspiration, has brought understanding and comfort to millions for centuries. Written in a candid and conversational style, the topics include liberation from worldly inclinations, preparation for and the consolations of prayer, and the place of eucharistic communion in a devout life.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • My second favorite version of this classic

    • By onlineshoppinggeek on 06-01-15

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Imitation of Christ (Logos Educational Edition)

    • By: Dr. Bill Creasy (translator), Thomas à Kempis
    • Narrated by: Don Ranson
    • Length: 7 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 121
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 105

    The Imitation of Christ is one of the great spiritual classics of Christianity. Dr. Creasy's new reading of Thomas A Kempis' 1441 Latin Autograph Manuscript has become "the standard translation of this spiritual classic." The printed trade edition has been a best seller and was chosen as a Book of the Month Club selection. It remains an essential spiritual work for contemporary readers. This audio version read by Don Ranson captures the intimacy and depth of this superb translation.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • My favorite of the 5 versions I've tried

    • By onlineshoppinggeek on 06-01-15

    Regular price: $13.89

    • The Imitation of Christ

    • St. Dismas Catholic Classics, Volume 3
    • By: Thomas à Kempis
    • Narrated by: Charlie Glaize
    • Length: 6 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5

    The Imitation of Christ by Thomas à Kempis is a Christian devotional book. It was first composed in Latin ca.1418-1427. It is a handbook for spiritual life arising from the Devotio Moderna movement, where Kempis was a member. The Imitation is perhaps the most widely read devotional work next to the Bible, and is regarded as a devotional and religious classic.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Has whispersync

    • By Be the Change You Wish to See on 06-01-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Imitation of Christ

    • By: Thomas À Kempis
    • Narrated by: P.J. Ochlan
    • Length: 7 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 12

    Thomas À Kempis' collection of meditative writings from the Brethren of the Common Life is the most widely read book in the world after the Bible. The reflective devotions have been a heartening friend to great men such as Thomas More, St. Ignatius Loyola, Thomas Merton, Pope John Paul I, and John Wesley. Learning to live like Jesus is the central task that À Kempis explores in this classic devotional. This book provides comfort and counsel to every person who seeks to live a more connected and whole life.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Whispersync with kindle version

    • By Be the Change You Wish to See on 04-20-17

    Regular price: $22.74

    • The Imitation of Christ (Tantor Edition)

    • By: Thomas à Kempis
    • Narrated by: Sean Runnette
    • Length: 7 hrs and 14 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30

    First published anonymously in 1418, Thomas à Kempis's The Imitation of Christ is a classic Christian devotional work that has been read through the ages by such notable figures as Sir Thomas More, John Wesley, and Pope John Paul I. A meditation on spiritual life, it offers instructions for renouncing worldly vanity and discovering eternal truths with the goal of living out the teachings of Jesus by taking inspiration from his life.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautiful & inspiring

    • By Sadcelticlady on 01-13-18

    Regular price: $20.99