Category Archives: Classic Devotionals

Not to be confused with Great Sermons of the Past or even Inspirational Thoughts of the Day, here you will find short classic devotional articles from great Christian leaders and teachers of the past. Sometimes they will be from a long time past, but respected, nonetheless.

Centuries of Meditations – First Century 3-4

Thomas Traherne ( 1637 – September 27, 1674) was an English poet, Anglican cleric, theologian, and religious writer. Traherne’s writings frequently explore the glory of creation and what he saw as his intimate relationship with God. His writing conveys an … Continue reading

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Imitating Christ and Despising All Vanities On Earth

The Imitation of Christ, by Thomas à Kempis, is a Christian devotional book first composed in Medieval Latin as De Imitatione Christi (c. 1418–1427). The devotional text is divided into four books of detailed spiritual instructions. The devotional approach of … Continue reading

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Centuries of Meditations – First Century 1-2

Thomas Traherne ( 1637 – September 27, 1674) was an English poet, Anglican cleric, theologian, and religious writer. Traherne’s writings frequently explore the glory of creation and what he saw as his intimate relationship with God. His writing conveys an … Continue reading

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The Value of Adversity

The Imitation of Christ, by Thomas à Kempis, is a Christian devotional book first composed in Medieval Latin as De Imitatione Christi (c. 1418–1427). The devotional text is divided into four books of detailed spiritual instructions. The devotional approach of … Continue reading

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