About this Book:
Does suffering have meaning?
Where can we turn for strength and consolation? Drawing from the timeless spiritual classic The Imitation of Christ, this book helps you discover the meaning of suffering in everyday life and how these trials can lead you closer to God. Suffering has value when we bear it with Christ who accompanies us. As we embrace the mystery of suffering in our life, we find peace and blessing.
Each volume of the Classic Wisdom Collection provides time-tested spiritual guidance for living a Christian life.
Explore all the titles in the Classic Wisdom Collection:
Comfort in Hardship: Wisdom from Thérèse of Lisieux
Courage in Chaos: Wisdom from Francis de Sales
Inner Peace: Wisdom from Jean-Pierre de Caussade
Life's Purpose: Wisdom from John Henry Newman
Path of Holiness: Wisdom from Catherine of Siena
Peace in Prayer: Wisdom from Teresa of Avila
Secrets of the Spirit: Wisdom from Luis Martinez
A Simple Life: Wisdom from Jane Frances de Chantal
Solace in Suffering: Wisdom from Thomas à Kempis
Strength in Darkness: Wisdom from John of the Cross
About the Author:
Thomas à Kempis (1380-1471) was a monk of the Canons Regular of Saint Augustine in Switzerland with the duty of instructing new members of the monastery. His written works have made him one of the most trusted spiritual guides in Christian history.
Trim size: 5 x 7 ¼ inches
Keywords:Imitation of Christ - Thomas a Kempis - suffering - Thomas Kempis - Christ's suffering - Cross - paradox of suffering - solace -