The Imitation of Christ (MP3 CD)
First published anonymously in 1418, Thomas a 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. More widely read and more influential than any spiritual work except the Bible, "The Imitation of Christ" has offered guidance and solace to people of all faiths since its publication and retains its power today. This edition is the translation by the Reverend William Benham.
About the Author
Thomas a Kempis (also known as Thomas Hemerken) d. 1471, was a late medieval Catholic monk.
Sean Runnette, an Earphones Award winning narrator, has also directed and produced more than two hundred audiobooks, including several AudieAward winners.He is a member of the American Repertory Theater company and has toured the United States and internationally with ART and Mabou Mines.His television and film appearances include Two If by Sea, Cop Land, Sex and the City, Law & Order, the award-winning film "Easter", and numerous commercials.