This is my simple religion. There is no need for temples; no need for complicated philosophy. Our own brain, our own heart is our temple; the philosophy is kindness.
Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.
Whoever loves to meet God, God loves to meet him.
Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand.
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.
My idea of heaven is a place where the Tyne meets the Delta, where folk music meets the blues.
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 of us have a God in us, and that God is the spirit that unites all life, everything that is on this planet.
The world is my country,all mankind are my brethren,and to do good is my religion.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
The glory of Christianity is to conquer by forgiveness.
Love the Lord your God with all your passion and prayer and intelligence. Love others as well as you love yourself.
Doubt everything. Find your own light.
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Preach the Gospel at all times, and when necessary, use words.
Religion as a science, as a study, is the greatest and healthiest exercise that the human mind can have.
Christians have burned each other, quite persuaded That all the apostles would have done as they did.
You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.
The theological virtue of charity is the mysterious power, communicated by grace, to love as God loves.
Everyone who has ever built anywhere a 'new heaven' first found the power thereto in his own hell.