My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
You cannot believe in God until you believe in yourself.
We are all atheists about most of the gods that societies have ever believed in. Some of us just go one god further.
God is a concept by which we measure our pain.
It is impossible to rightly govern a nation without God and the Bible.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
The lust of the flesh directs these desires [of personal union], however, to satisfaction of the body, often at the cost of a real and full communion of persons.
What happens when people open their hearts?They get better.
Yes I am with you always, until the very end of time
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
Sometimes the only way the good Lord can get into some hearts is to break them.
God is not a diversion.
If I had to choose a religion, the sun as the universal giver of life would be my god.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.