The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
God does not work for you, He works with you.
Nature is my manifestation of God. I go to nature every day for inspiration in the day's work. I follow in building the principles which nature has used in its domain.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
One of the greatest tragedies in mankind's entire history may be that morality was hijacked by religion.
One of the things that is wrong with religion is that it teaches us to be satisfied with answers which are not really answers at all.
All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.
I have never made but one prayer to God, a very short one: Oh Lord, make my enemies ridiculous. And God granted it.
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.
You will not enter paradise until you have faith. And you will not complete your faith until you love one another.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
I believe in God, only I spell it Nature.
Strong hope is a much greater stimulant of life than any single realized joy could be.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people.
In faith and hope the world will disagree, but all mankind's concern is charity. .
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.