Thomas a Kempis ... his four books of the imitation of Christ; together with his three tabernacles of poverty, humility, and patience, with a large intr., tr. by W. Willymott

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Page 104 - Who then is that faithful and wise steward, whom his lord shall make ruler over his household, to give them their portion of meat in due season?
Page 496 - And he cometh the third time, and saith unto them, Sleep on now, and take your rest: it is enough, the hour is come : behold, the Son of man is betrayed into the hands of sinners. 42 Rise up, let us go; lo, he that betrayeth me is at hand.
Page 478 - For the day of the Lord of hosts shall be upon every one that is proud and lofty, And upon every one that is lifted up; and he shall be brought low...
Page 471 - If any man will come after me, let him deny himfelf, and take up his crofs and follow me.
Page 245 - Thy providence the universe is governed. Praise therefore and glory be unto Thee, O wisdom of the Father : let my mouth, my soul, and all creatures together, praise and bless Thee.
Page 348 - Lord, always prevent and follow me, and make me continually given to all good works, through Jesus Christ, Thy Son. Amen." CHAPTER LVI That we ought to deny ourselves, and...
Page 240 - ... above all riches and arts, above all joy and gladness, above all fame and praise, above all sweetness and consolation, above all hope and promise, above all...
Page 500 - The Lord is nigh unto them that are of a contrite heart: and will save such as be of an humble spirit. 19 Great are the troubles of the righteous: but the Lord delivereth him out of all.
Page 253 - For what is it to thee whether that man be such or such, or whether this man do or speak this or that ? Thou...
Page 410 - Thee in the kingdom of heaven, whilst they were living, expected in faith and great patience the coming of thy glory. What they believed, I believe ; what they hoped for, I hope for; and whither they are come, I trust that I also/ through thy grace, shall come.

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