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American Clergyman Quotes Page 5

This discourse, and the present frame of my mind, lead me rather to speak to those, who by feeling Satan's fiery darts, know assuredly that there is a devil.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

O my brethren, my heart is enlarge towards you. I trust I feel something of that hidden, but powerful presence of Christ, whilst I am preaching to you.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

Let us, therefore, not be weary of well-doing; for we shall reap an eternal harvest of comfort, if we faint not.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

O that unbelievers would learn of faithful Abraham, and believe whatever is revealed from God, though they cannot fully comprehend it! Abraham knew God commanded him to offer up his son, and therefore believed, notwithstanding carnal reasoning might suggest may objections.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

And now let me address all of you, high and low, rich and poor, one with another, to accept of mercy and grace while it is offered to you; Now is the accepted time, now is the day of salvation; and will you not accept it, now it is offered unto you?
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

When our Lord says, we must be converted and become as little children, I suppose he means also, that we must be sensible of our weakness, comparatively speaking, as a little child.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

Fight the good fight of faith, and God will give you spiritual mercies.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

Here then I could conclude; but I must not forget the poor negroes; no, I must not. Jesus Christ had died for them, as well as for others.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

No, if we come in the spirit and power of our Master, in this, as in every other part of his sufferings, we must follow his steps.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

You see, my brethren, my heart is full; I could almost say it is too big to speak, and yet too big to be silent, without dropping a word to you.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

At sundry times, and in diverse manners, God was pleased to speak to our fathers by the prophets, before he spoke to us in these last days by his Son.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

No, the religion of Jesus is a social religion.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

As for the extraordinary operations of the Holy Ghost, such as working of miracles, or speaking with divers kinds of tongues, they are long since ceased.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

But still take heed how you hear: for upon your improving the grace you have, more shall be given, and you shall have abundance.
George Whitefield
#American Clergyman

It's long been a cliche in Washington that if you hang a lamb chop in your window, guests will come.
Suzanne Fields
#American Clergyman

Robert H Schuller
High achievers spot rich opportunities swiftly, make big decisions quickly and move into action immediately. Follow these principles and you can make your dreams come true.
Robert H Schuller
#American Clergyman

But after he was pleased to reveal himself to me I did presently, like Abraham, run to Hagar. And after that he did let me see the atheism of my own heart, for which I begged of the Lord that it might not remain in my heart.
Anne Hutchinson
#American Clergyman

Compassion is sometimes the fatal capacity for feeling what it is like to live inside somebody else's skin. It is the knowledge that there can never really be any peace and joy for me until there is peace and joy finally for you too.
Frederick Buechner
#American Clergyman

Dwight L. Moody
Give me a man who says this one thing I do, and not those fifty things I dabble in.
Dwight L. Moody
#American Clergyman

Dwight L. Moody
I have had more trouble with myself than with any other man I have ever met!
Dwight L. Moody
#American Clergyman

Dwight L. Moody
Character is what a man is in the dark.
Dwight L. Moody
#American Clergyman

No horse gets anywhere until he is harnessed. No stream or gas drives anything until it is confined. No Niagara is ever turned into light and power until it is tunneled. No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated, disciplined.
Harry Fosdick
#American Clergyman

Anyone who refuses to speak out off campus does not deserve to be listened to on campus.
Theodore Hesburgh
#American Clergyman

Billy Graham
I've read the last page of the Bible. It's all going to turn out all right.
Billy Graham
#American Clergyman

The true way to be humble is not to stoop until you are smaller than yourself, but to stand at your real height against some higher nature that will show you what the real smallness of your greatness is.
Phillip Brooks
#American Clergyman

If it seems a childish thing to do, do it in remembrance that you are a child.
Frederick Buechner
#American Clergyman

The difficulties and struggles of today are but the price we must pay for the accomplishments and victories of tomorrow.
William Boetcker
#American Clergyman

Tomorrow is the day when idlers work, and fool reform, and mortal men lay hold on heaven.
Andrew Young
#American Clergyman

Edwin Chapin
A true man never frets about his place in the world, but just slides into it by the gravitation of his nature, and swings there as easily as a star.
Edwin Chapin
#American Clergyman

Edwin Chapin
The essence of justice is mercy.
Edwin Chapin
#American Clergyman