Quotes

These are quotes that quicken my faith in Christ.  They are arranged in the order of the source’s surname.

You have made us for yourself, O Lord, and our hearts are restless until they rest in you – Augustine of Hippo (354-430)

“When Christ calls a man, he bids him come and die.”  – Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945)

“Do you believe in the existence of Socrates? Alexander the Great? Julius Caesar? If historicity is established by written records in multiple copies that date originally from near contemporaneous sources, there is far more proof for Christ’s existence than for any of theirs.”  Dinesh D’Souza  

“I like your Christ, I do not like your Christians. Your Christians are so unlike your Christ.”  –  Mahatma Gandhi  (1869-1948)

“A proper ‘fear of God’ is understood to involve much joy and a desire to orientate one’s life around God and His purposes.”  Tom Larsen

“Enemy-occupied territory – that is what this world is.”  C.S. Lewis (1898-1963) in Mere Christianity (Book II, Chapter 2)

“There are five Gospels. Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, and the Christian, and some people will never read the first four.”  – Irish evangelist Gipsy Smith (1860-1947; also spelled “Gypsy”)

“Only one life, ’twill soon be past,
Only what’s done for Christ will last.”  C.T. Studd (1860-1931)

“God’s work done in God’s way will never lack for God’s supply.” – J. Hudson Taylor (1832-1905)

“To know Him, and to make Him known.”  – Unknown
(Some versions read “To know Christ, and to make Him known.”)

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  5. Susanne Schuberth (Germany) says:

    “To know Him, and to make Him known.” – Unknown

    The beautiful One and His Love for the unknown…

    Also, God never lets you fall as you step into the unknown…

    I should know that this is a cryptic comment of sorts – it might seem 😉

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