Quotes by christianity
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American statesman 1809-1865
Intelligence, patriotism, Christianity, and a firm reliance on Him, who has never yet forsaken this favored land, are still competent to adjust, in the best way, all our present difficulty.Source: First Inaugural Address (1861)
African-American almanac author, and surveyor
It is the indispensable duty of those, who maintain for themselves the rights of human nature, and who possess the obligations of Christianity, to extend their power and influence to the relief of every part of the human race...
Scottish stand-up comedian, musician, actor 1942-
It seems to me that Islam and Christianity and Judaism all have the same god, and he's telling them all different things.
American author and political activist 1941-
It was a real surprise to me to come across the evidence that Christianity might once have been a danced religion. Certainly, some of the early church leaders thought this was great and spoke of what seems to have been circle dancing, perhaps around an altar.
American activist, mystic and pacifist 1908-1981
Many people profess Christianity. Very few live it-almost none. And when you live it people may think you're crazy. It has been truthfully said that the world is equally shocked by one who repudiates Christianity as by one who practices it.
British botanist, translator and author 1702-1771
Nothing enlarges the gulf of atheism more than the wide passage that lies between the faith and lives of men pretending to teach Christianity.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
One must keep on pointing out that Christianity is a statement which, if false, is of no importance, and, if true, of infinite importance. The one thing it cannot be is moderately important.Source: Christian Apologetics (1945)
Albert J. Nock
American libertarian author 1870-1945
Organized Christianity has always represented immortality as a sort of common heritage; but I never could see why spiritual life should not be conditioned on the same terms as all life, i. e., correspondence with environment.
American baseball pitcher and musician 1978-
Regardless of what you want to call it, guys need some type of spirituality they can grab onto. If it's Christianity, which is a very structured approach, or if it's something that's a little more open-ended... like, Zen's something you can make yourself a part of. You can interpret it for yourself, like Taoism and stuff like that.
Irish writer 1854-1900
Self-denial is the shining sore on the leprous body of Christianity.
British Playwright, Director 1947-
Strength was the virtue of paganism; obedience is the virtue of Christianity.
Carl E. Olson
American author 1969-
Superficial similarities exist between Christianity and some ancient pagan religions. But careful study reveals that there are far more dissimilarities.
Carl Gustav Jung
Swiss psychiatrist 1875-1961
The Christian missionary may preach the gospel to the poor naked heathen, but the spiritual heathen who populate Europe have as yet heard nothing of Christianity.
The Christianity which is shared is the Christianity which is convincing.
French writer 1802-1885
The convent, which belongs to the West as it does to the East, to antiquity as it does to the present time, to Buddhism and Muhammadanism as it does to Christianity, is one of the optical devices whereby man gains a glimpse of infinity.
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