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The Christian's pattern,

Author: John Wesley
Publisher: Nashville, Abingdon Press [1954]
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Book one. Of the imitation of Christ, and contempt of all the vanities of the world -- Of thinking humbly of ourselves -- Of the doctrine of truth -- Of prudence in our actions -- Of reading the Holy Scriptures -- Of avoiding vain hopes and pride -- That too much familiarity is to be shunned -- Of avoiding superfluity of words -- The obtaining of peace, and zeal for improvement -- Of the usefulness of adversity --  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works to 1800
Named Person: Jesus Christ
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Wesley
OCLC Number: 1550506
Description: 127 pages 18 cm
Other Titles: Imitatio Christi.
Responsibility: by John Wesley; or, An extract of The imitation of Christ, by Thomas à Kempis.

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Book one. Of the imitation of Christ, and contempt of all the vanities of the world -- Of thinking humbly of ourselves -- Of the doctrine of truth -- Of prudence in our actions -- Of reading the Holy Scriptures -- Of avoiding vain hopes and pride -- That too much familiarity is to be shunned -- Of avoiding superfluity of words -- The obtaining of peace, and zeal for improvement -- Of the usefulness of adversity -- Of avoiding rash judgment -- Of works done out of charity -- Of bearing with the defects of others -- Of the examples of the holy fathers -- Of the love of solitude and silence -- Of compunction of heart -- Of the meditation of death -- Of judgment and the punishment of sins -- Of the zealous amendment of our whole life-- Book two -- Book three -- Book four : An exhortation unto the holy communion.

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