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Kempis

Thomas ?. ?1380--1471, German Augustinian monk, generally regarded as the author of the devotional work The Imitation of Christ
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Ronald Kempis who was for years the medical director of a tertiary hospital.
The other one is a wonderful edition of The Imitation of Christ by Thomas a Kempis, a gift from Rizal's spiritual adviser.
Before bed, Corot was said to have read Thomas a Kempis' devotional book The Imitation of Christ.
Strengthen our weakness, we beseech you, that we may do valiantly in this spiritual war; help us against our own negligence and cowardice, and defend us from the treachery of our unfaithful hearts; for Jesus Christ's sake.' (Prayer of Thomas a Kempis).
7. "Nothing, how little so ever it be, if it is suffered for God's sake, can pass without merit in the sight of God." - Thomas a Kempis
George heard screaming and shouts and climbed to the bridge, although he was prevented from entering by Sub-Lieutenant Kempis.
In the raw, existence is just one damned thing after another, and each of the damned things is simultaneously Thurber and Michelangelo, simultaneously Mickey Spillane and Thomas a Kempis".'