There is a justifiable reaction against a type of religion which imposed rigid restrictions on any kind of rational enjoyment, while it left men free to exploit one another and to make life hideous in the race for wealth.
Everyone has the same God; only people differ.
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world but loses his soul.
In Hinduism, conscience, reason and independent thinking have no scope for development.
We can only know God well when we know our own sin. And those who have known God without knowing their wretchedness have not glorified Him but have glorified themselves.
From the beginning men used God to justify the unjustifiable.
Unless there is a Good Friday in your life, there can be no Easter Sunday.
Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us
It doesn’t matter what you say you believe - it only matters what you do.
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.
Until the great mass of the people shall be filled with the sense of responsibility for each other's welfare, social justice can never be attained.
Faith, as well intentioned as it may be, must be built on facts, not fiction - faith in fiction is a damnable false hope.
The higher animals are in a sense drawn into Man when he loves them and makes them (as he does) much more nearly human than they would otherwise be.
Christianity, if false, is not important. If Christianity is true, however, it is of infinite importance. What it cannot be is moderately important.
Hope is such a beautiful word, but it often seems very fragile. Life is still being needlessly hurt and destroyed.
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.
Though our feelings come and go, God's love for us does not.
I'm a believer. I don't go to church. I don't belong to any particular religion, but I do believe in God. I couldn't write what I write about and be creative without a certain form of belief.
Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother.