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John Ruskin
The root of almost every schism and heresy from which the Christian Church has suffered, has been because of the effort of men to earn, rather than receive their salvation; and the reason preaching is so commonly ineffective is, that it often calls on people to work for God rather than letting God work through them.
John Ruskin
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Samuel Coleridge,
An instinctive taste teaches men to build their churches with spire steeples which point as with a silent finger to the sky and stars.
Samuel Coleridge,
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It's about time we quit playing church in these services that start at eleven o clock sharp and end at twelve o clock dull.
Vance Havner
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More and more, churches have become gathering places that offer a panoply of services, and one of them is retail.
Bill Anderson
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There really is no separation in my mind. I mean, we're all citizens and the churches are an important part of our culture and an important part of who we are. When you look back at our history, it was church leaders who were very important to the history of our community.
Chuck Griffin
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I'm a priest, not a priestess. ''Priestess'' implies mumbo jumbo and all sorts of pagan goings-on. Those who oppose us would love to call us priestesses. They can call us all the names in the world -- it's better than being invisible.
Carter Heyward
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If they're taken seriously and it gets into the pews and the churches, you do have some real prospect for political change.
Steve Shaw
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It's a matter of someone doing the legwork to contact those churches and have them put it in every Sunday bulletin, ... And these are economically feasible ways to advertise. The NAACP branches aren't going to charge the school districts. The churches are going to be ecstatic the districts contacted them.
John Jordan
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It is still a small number of churches. But the percentage has doubled in 10 years, showing this (position) to be a more common solution to the priest shortage in areas.
Mary Foley
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Martin Luther
Where God builds a church the devil builds a chapel.
Martin Luther
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If there were no ministers and no priests, how long would there be any churches? Lemuel K
Lemuel Washburn
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Robert Ingersoll
The Church has always been willing to swap off treasures in heaven for cash down.
Robert Ingersoll
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Thankfully there are a lot of nice churches around.
Jerry Doyle
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Sean O'Casey
If church prelates, past or present, had even an inkling of physiology they'd realize that what they term this inner ugliness creates and nourishes the hearing ear, the seeing eye, the active mind, and energetic body of man and woman, in the same way that dirt and dung at the roots give the plant its delicate leaves and the full-blown rose.
Sean O'Casey
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 Bible,
And he went through Syria and Cilicia, confirming the churches.
Bible,
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Dr. Welch happens to be in the state and was looking at churches he could speak in, and we're happy to have him. When you talk to Dr. Welch, you just get an incredible flow of energy. ... His zeal is to evangelize.
Randy Redd
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The Church cannot be content to live in its stained-glass house and throw stones through the picture window of modern culture.
Robert McAfee
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John Calvin
Wherever we find the Word of God surely preached and heard, and the sacraments administered according to the institution of Christ, there, it is not to be doubted, is a church of God.
John Calvin
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John Wesley
The Bible knows nothing of solitary religion.
John Wesley
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Billy Graham
Churchgoers are like coals in a fire. When they cling together, they keep the flame aglow; when they separate, they die out.
Billy Graham
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George Bernard Shaw
What is wrong with priests and popes is that instead of being apostles and saints, they are nothing but empirics who say ''I know'' instead of ''I am learning,'' and pray for credulity and inertia as wise men pray for skepticism and activity.
George Bernard Shaw
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Henry Ward Beecher
The Church is not a gallery for the exhibition of eminent Christians, but a school for the education of imperfect ones.
Henry Ward Beecher
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We are affiliated with 16 churches throughout the state,
Wendy Moore
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There have to be regulations on churches ... because of size problems and parking problems. You can't put a church wherever you want it.
Sandy Greenberg
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Walden said. ''But he wants companies and churches and the Red Cross to bear the major brunt of this.
Richard Walden
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I know a lot of people have asked the question: Is this God's judgment? I've no idea, and I don't think it is. Because good people lost homes. Churches were destroyed.
Franklin Graham
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Churches and venues end up with top-notch artists to fill their openings, as well as 50 percent of every submission fee.
Gary LeMaster
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There are tons of great Christian artists who don't have access to the marketing machinery to get their names and music into the right hands. And there are a wealth of venues ? from churches, to coffee houses, Christian colleges, concert promoters, and Christian music festivals ? that are looking for these talents.
Gary LeMaster
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This is very much becoming a reality in churches across the country.
Gary Moore
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I'd like to thank the village administration and the school administrations and all the business men and women, churches and the people who contributed cash. To those who contributed cash, they help make it one of the most successful Toys for Tots Program in 16 years. The American Legion really appreciates all the support from the community.
Don Jakeway
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