Devotion is a social force.
Moral indignation - jealousy with a halo.
We must lay before him what is in us, not what ought to be in us.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
Religions are all alike- founded upon fables and mythologies.
Split a piece of wood and I am there.
Spiritual progress is like a detoxification
When a woman rises up in glory, her energy is magnetic and her sense of possibility contagious.
Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from religious conviction.
Yes, I am a Jew, and when the ancestors of the right honourable gentlemen were brutal savages in an unknown land, mine were priests in the Temple of Solomon.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
The Catholic ideal is to order the whole of life towards unity, not by the denial and destruction of the natural human values, but by bringing them into living relation with spiritual truth and spiritual reality.
Faith is a state of openness or trust.
But for me the sweetest contact with God has no form. I close my eyes, look within, and enter a deep soft silence. The infinity of God's creation embraces me.
I don't think of all the misery, but of the beauty that still remains.
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.
Religion is the impotence of the human mind to deal with occurrences it cannot understand
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be the sons of God.
I, for one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
It is always more difficult to fight against faith than against knowledge.