An almost forgotten truth, even among some practising Christians, is that it's never the physical world, but only the spirit of the world that is evil. Therefore the soul must detach itself from the spirit of the world.
All major religious traditions carry basically the same message, that is love, compassion and forgiveness ... the important thing is they should be part of our daily lives.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
While you are proclaiming peace with your lips, be careful to have it even more fully in your heart.
I'm normally not a praying man, but if you're up there, please save me Superman.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
Religion is excellent stuff for keeping common people quiet. Religion is what keeps the poor from murdering the rich.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
If God did not exist, it would be necessary to invent him.
Religion is the recognition of all our duties as divine commands.
Make sure you are doing what God wants you to do
- then do it with all your strength.
I believe in the fundamental truth of all great religions of the world.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
It is better to be unfaithful than to be faithful without wanting to be.
There is only one Christ, Jesus, one faith. All else is a dispute over trifles.