The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
Faith is the art of holding on to things your reason has once accepted, in spite of your changing moods.
We tend to think of prayer, in spite of ourselves, in terms of profit and loss.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
There is a polish for everything that takes away rust, and the polish for the heart is the remembrance of God.
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.
Here is God's purpose - for God, to me, it seems, is a verb not a noun, proper or improper.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
The body of man is a limitation. Only the spirit opens onto the infinite.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
Fearlessness is a result of faith in oneself and faith in God.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
There are two kinds of people: those who say to God, 'Thy will be done,' and those to whom God says, 'All right, then, have it your way.'
Remind yourself that God is with you and nothing can defeat you. Believe that you now receive power from Him.
Four things support the world: the learning of the wise, the justice of the great, the prayers of the good, and the valour of the brave.
There is a God shaped vacuum in the heart of every man which cannot be filled by any created thing, but only by God, the Creator, made known through Jesus.
Hope is a good thing - maybe the best thing, and no good thing ever dies
I would rather live my life as if there is a God and die to find out there isn't, than live my life as if there isn't and die to find out there is.