From faith, hope, and love, the virtues of religion referring to God, there arises a double act which bears on the spiritual communion exercised between God and us; the hearing of the word and prayer.
I always distrust people who know so much about what God wants them to do to their fellows.
God has blessed me with the capacity to meditate even while I am talking.
To be full of things is to be empty of God. To be empty of things is to be full of God.
The Bible declares that on the sixth day God created man. Right then and there, God should have demanded a damage deposit.
Trust in God – she will provide.
The enemy of human happiness as well as the cause of poverty and starvation is not the birth of children. It is the failure of people to do with the earth what God could teach them to do if only they would ask and then obey, for they are agents unto themselves.
I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do, because I notice it always coincides with their own desires.
I entreat masters to live a good life and faithfully to instruct their scholars, especially that they may love God and learn to give themselves to knowledge, in order to promote His honour, the welfare of the state, and their own salvation, but not for the sake of avarice or the praise of man.
I’m afraid we live at the mercy of a power, maybe a God, without mercy. And yet we find it, as I have, from others.