Every doer of the law and every moral worker is accursed, for he walketh in the presumption of his own righteousness.
Whoever does not accept my teaching may not be saved -- for it is God's teaching and not mine.
Demons live in many lands, but particularly in Prussia.
God's mark is on everything that obeys Him.
There are some of us who think to ourselves, 'If I had only been there! How quick I would have been to help the Baby. I would have washed His linen. How happy I would have been to go with the shepherds to see the Lord lying in the manger!' Why don't we do it now? We have Christ in our neighbor.
If God had not permitted the people of Jerusalem to be torn asunder and driven them from the land, but had let them keep it after before, no one could convince them that they are not God`s chosen people.
Whoever sees Christ as a mirror of the Father's heart, actually walks through the world with new eyes.
The multitude of books is a great evil. There is no limit to this fever for writing; every one must be an author; some out of vanity, to acquire celebrity and raise up a name, others for the sake of mere gain.
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.
As long as we live there is never enough singing.
Science gives man knowledge which is power; religion gives man wisdom which is control.
If I had to baptise a Jew, I would take him to the bridge of the Elbe, hang a stone around his neck and push him over with the words 'I baptise thee in the name of Abraham'.
Faith is the yes of the heart.
Whatever your heart clings to and confides in, that is really your God.
One thing, and only one thing, is necessary for Christian life, righteousness, and freedom. That one thing is the most holy Word of God, the gospel of Christ.
Whatever you love most, that is your god.
The Holy Ghost has called me by the gospel and illuminated me with his gifts and sanctified and preserved me in the true faith.
Night and day I pondered until I saw the connection between the justice of God and the statement that 'the just shall live by his faith.' Then I grasped that the justice of God is that righteousness by which through grace and sheer mercy God justifies us through faith. Thereupon I felt myself to be
When my heart is cold and I cannot pray as I should I scourge myself with the thought of the impiety and ingratitude of my enemies, the Pope and his accomplices and vermin, and Zwingli, so that my heart swells with the righteous indignation and hatred and I can say with warmth and vehemence: 'Holy b
The Holy Spirit has a way of His own to say much in few words.
Scripture is the manger in which we find the Christ child.
Father and Mother are apostles, bishops and priests to their children, for it is they who make them acquainted with the gospel.
Show me where a man spends his time & money, and I'll show you his god.
When schools flourish, all flourishes. Martin Luthe
By faith we began, by hope we continue, and by revelation we shall obtain the whole.
Reason is the enemy of faith.
Let the man who would hear God speak, read Holy Scriptures.
O, when it comes to faith, what a living, creative, active, powerful thing it is. It cannot do other than good at all times. It never waits to ask whether there is some good work to do...
The fact that the biblical book Hebrews is not an epistle of St Paul, or of any other apostle, is proved by what it says in chapter two...
Forgive us our trespasses as we forgive them that trespass against us.