The Chronicle of the Canons Regular of Mount St. Agnes

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Author: Thomas À Kempis (Thomas Haemmerlein)
Published: 1906
Language: English
Wordcount: 56,314 / 162 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 54.1
LoC Category: BL
Downloads: 782
Added to site: 2005.09.27
mnybks.net#: 11603
Genres: History, Religion
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me thither or to pass by, and patches of thorns and nettles grew here and there upon the hills and valleys. So as they went forth the wind beat against them, hut neither rain nor wind could stay the Master from the straight course, and he went on rejoicing and said pleasantly to his companions: "I will go before you and shield you from the wind with my cloak." But as they drew near to the place, they went up to the top of an hill, and having made a circuit round the mountains for some little space, they at last beheld a valley, that was narrow and deep, upon the northern side of the mountain, and Gerard's disciples asked him a question, saying: "See! most beloved Master, how good is this place, and how private; here we may hide for the love of Christ, as of old the holy Eremites did hide in the mountains and in caves in the earth." But this they said in simplicity of heart out of the fervent zeal of their devotion, and their desire for a life more remote from the world, for they thought there they could be

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