Let your holy Angel have charge concerning us, that the wicked one have no power over us.
Men are not made religious by performing certain actions which are externally good, but they must first have righteous principles, and then they will not fail to perform virtuous actions.
Faith ever says, "If Thou wilt," not "If Thou canst.
Earth has nothing more tender than a woman's heart when it is the abode of piety.
Our God is the God from whom cometh salvation: God is the Lord by who escape death.
It is the duty of every Christian to be Christ to his neighbor.
I compare it with a lie, which like to a snowball, the longer it is rolled the greater it becomes.
Personally I declare that I owe the Pope no other obedience than that to Antichrist.
When I am assailed with heavy tribulations, I rush out among my pigs rather than remain alone by myself. The human heart is like a millstone in a mill: when you put wheat under it, it turns and grinds and bruises the wheat to flour; if you put no wheat, it still grinds on, but then 'tis itself it gr
Undoubtedly they do more and viler things than those which we know and discover
I oppose the war in Vietnam because I love America. I speak out against it not in anger but with anxiety and sorrow in my heart, and above all with a passionate desire to see our beloved country stand as a moral example of the world.
All the cunning of the devil is exercised in trying to tear us away from the word.
Lord Jesus, You are my righteousness, I am your sin. You took on you what was mine; yet set on me what was yours. You became what you were not, that I might become what I was not.
Jesus Christ never died for our good works. They were not worth dying for. But he gave himself for our sins, according to the Scriptures.
I have no pleasure in any man who despises music. It is no invention of ours: it is a gift of God. I place it next to theology. Satan hates music: he knows how it drives the evil spirit out of us.
Faith is permitting ourselves to be seized by the things we do not see. Martin Lu
God doesn't slack his promises because of our sins or hasten them because of our righteousness. He pays no attention to either.
Sacred scripture tells us that Joshua commanded the sun to stand still, and not the earth.
We will win our freedom because the sacred heritage of our nation and the eternal will of God are embodied in our echoing demands.
I have to hurry all day to get time to pray.
The first duty of the gospel preacher is to declare God's law and to show the nature of sin.
so it is with human reason, which strives not against faith, when enlightened, but rather furthers and advances it.
Christians fight best on their knees. Whatever good may be done is done and brought about by prayer.
The great event on Calvary . . . is an eternal reminder to a power drunk generation that love is the most durable power in the world, and that it is at bottom the heartbeat of the moral cosmos. Only through achieving this love can you expect to matriculate into the university of eternal life.
All creatures are merely veils under which God hides Himself and deals with us.
Whoever teaches differently from what I have taught, or whoever condemns me therein, he condemns God and must remain a child of hell.
True Christian love is not derived from things without, but floweth from the heart, as from a spring.
Heretics cannot themselves appear good unless they depict the Church as evil, false, and mendacious. They alone wish to be esteemed as the good, but the Church must be made to appear evil in every respect.
Sin cannot tear you away from him [Christ] even though you commit adultery a hundred times a day and commit as many murders.
The heart of the giver makes the gift dear and precious.