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American Clergyman Quotes Page 4

Faith, mighty faith, the promise sees, And looks to God alone; Laughs at impossibilities, And cries it shall be done.
Charles Wesley
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It is very remarkable, that in the book of life, we find some almost of all kinds of occupations, who notwithstanding served God in their respective generations, and shone as so many lights in the world.
George Whitefield
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Billy Graham
The highest form of worship is the worship of unselfish Christian service. The greatest form of praise is the sound of consecrated feet seeking out the lost and helpless.
Billy Graham
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The righteousness of Jesus Christ is one of those great mysteries, which the angels desire to look into, and seems to be one of the first lessons that God taught men after the fall.
George Whitefield
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Billy Graham
Comfort and prosperity have never enriched the world as much as adversity has.
Billy Graham
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I think my election is one of several indications that gay and lesbian folk are being brought more into the center of things. I'd like to think that my election signals my bringing of gay and lesbian folk into the center of the church.
Gene Robinson
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Sometimes there are things worth risking your life for. It was Jesus who said if you want to save your life, you have to lose it.
Gene Robinson
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I understand that my election and consecration has caused problems around the communion and I'm trying to be as sensitive to that reality as I can.
Gene Robinson
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It's not about me. It's about not having to be ashamed.
Gene Robinson
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The bees learn where they live by landmarks. If they're moved within their home range, they get confused.
Gene Robinson
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It would take wild horses to get me to talk.
Gene Scott
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Hey, this has been said before over the past century or so. But there's a survival instinct going on that is demonstrated on a small scale here.
Gene Scott
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There is good news in the data the strongest support for priests is to be found among the younger generation.
Andrew Greeley
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The Judge is before the door: he that cometh will come, and will not tarry: his reward is with him.
George Whitefield
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Preaching is personal counseling on a group basis.
Harry Fosdick
#American Clergyman

We will never have real safety and security for wage earners unless we provide for safety and security for the wage payers and wage savers.
William Boetcker
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Hatred is self-punishment. Hatred it the coward's revenge for being intimidated.
Hosea Ballou
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American high school students trail teenagers from 14 European and Asian countries in reading, math and science. We're even trailing France.
Suzanne Fields
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Tears of joy are like the summer rain drops pierced by sunbeams.
Hosea Ballou
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Billy Graham
If a person gets his attitude toward money straight, it will help straighten out almost every other area in his life.
Billy Graham
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Billy Graham
Suppose you could gain everything in the whole world, and lost your soul. Was it worth it?
Billy Graham
#American Clergyman

Dostoevski does not tell you what to think about his legend, but he requires that you think about it. The novelist was a deeply religious man and he always thought many readers missed that point about him.
Suzanne Fields
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HBO has 28 million subscribers, small stuff compared to TBS, which can be seen in 88 million homes.
Suzanne Fields
#American Clergyman

Mere heathen morality, and not Jesus Christ, is preached in most of our churches.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

Take care of your life and the Lord will take care of your death.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

Press forward. Do not stop, do not linger in your journey, but strive for the mark set before you.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

Although believers by nature, are far from God, and children of wrath, even as others, yet it is amazing to think how nigh they are brought to him again by the blood of Jesus Christ.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

If your souls were not immortal, and you in danger of losing them, I would not thus speak unto you; but the love of your souls constrains me to speak: methinks this would constrain me to speak unto you forever.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

Nothing is more generally known than our duties which belong to Christianity; and yet, how amazing is it, nothing is less practiced?
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

But he is unworthy the name of a minister of the gospel of peace, who is unwilling, not only to have his name cast out as evil, but also to die for the truths of the Lord Jesus.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman