Prayers and Meditations on the Life of Christ: for Advent and Christmas
by Thomas à Kempis
The author of the renowned Imitation of Christ, Thomas à Kempis, penned a number of long and wonderful prayers on the Life of Our Lord, which also provide excellent meditations suitable for throughout the liturgical year. This first volume consists of two prayers on the Patriarchs and the Annunciation suitable for Advent, and six tender prayers on Christ's infancy that are suitable for the Christmas octave.
17 pages ~ booklet ~ 5.5" x 4"
* Of the reinstatement of man, and the promise of Christ's coming
* Of the redemption of the human race by the mystery of the Incarnate Word
* Of the birth and poverty of the Lord Jesus
* Of the hardships and want of Jesus in His low estate
* Of the crying of the Infant Jesus
* Of the suckling of the hungry Jesus
* Of the painful Circumcision of the Lord Jesus
* Of the bestowal of the Saving Name of Jesus