It is so hard to believe because it is so hard to obey.
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.
If God did not intend for us to eat animals, then why did he make them out of meat?
God is not a diversion.
Faith is the great cop-out, the great excuse to evade the need to think and evaluate evidence. Faith is the belief in spite of, even perhaps because of, the lack of evidence.
Rejoice and be glad for your reward is great in heaven.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
I'm not into organized religion. I'm into believing in a higher source of creation, realizing we're all just part of nature.
When you pray for anyone you tend to modify your personal attitude toward him.
Within the covers of the Bible are the answers for all the problems men face.
We need to find God, and he cannot be found in noise and restlessness. God is the friend of silence. See how nature - trees, flowers, grass- grows in silence; see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence... We need silence to be able to touch souls.
When people cease to believe in God, they don't believe in nothing; they believe in anything.
Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.
He who has no faith in others shall find no faith in them.
Man will only become better when you make him see what he is like.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe.
You will achieve definitive self-fulfilment only in the next life.
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.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
He is not strong and powerful who throweth people down; but he is strong who witholdeth himself from anger