Quotes: christians

Quotes 31 till 39 of 39.

  • Cyril Connolly
    Cyril Connolly
    British criticus 1903-1974
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    Those of us who were brought up as Christians and have lost our faith have retained the sense of sin without the saving belief in redemption. This poisons our thought and so paralyses us in action.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    Throughout my ministry, I have sought to build bridges between Jews and Christians.
  • We are a mixed up people. We have mixed up ways of naming, too... When my father's brothers and sisters first went to colonial schools, they had to produce a surname. They also had to show they were good Christians by adopting a western name. They adopted my grandfather's name as surname. Wainaina.
  • Benjamin Watson
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    We are God's children. We are Christians first, and then what we do flows from that.
  • We find the most terrible form of atheism, not in the militant and passionate struggle against the idea of God himself, but in the practical atheism of everyday living, in indifference and torpor. We often encounter these forms of atheism among those who are formally Christians.
  • Albert Camus
    Albert Camus
    French writer and essayist 1913-1960
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    What the world requires of the Christians is that they should continue to be Christians.
  • Daniel Webster
    Daniel Webster
    American lawyer and statesman 1782-1852
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    Whatever makes men good Christians, makes them good citizens.
  • Billy Graham
    Billy Graham
    American Evangelist 1918-
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    When Christians say God has been talking to them about something, it simply means they have a strong inner conviction or feeling that God has made His will known to them.
  • Brigham Young
    Brigham Young
    American Mormon Leader 1801-1877
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    You will probably have what is called a Christian Church here; they will not admit that we are Christians, but they cannot think us further from the plan of salvation as revealed from heaven than we know them to be, so we are even on that ground, as far as it goes.
    Source: Christians Journal of Discourses 14:196 (June 3, 1871)