Christianity Quotes to inspire you in Christmas – Christianity is more than history. It is also a system of truths. Every event which its history records, either is a truth, or suggests or expresses a truth, which man needs assent to or to put into practice. It’s said by Noah Porter.
Christianity is not a theory or speculation, but a life; not a philosophy of life, but a life and a living process.
He who shall introduce into public affairs the principles of primitive Christianity, will revolutionize the world.
The distinction between Christianity and all other systems of religion consists largely in this, that in these others men are found seeking after God, While Christianity is God seeking after men.
– T. Arnold
Give Christianity a common law trial; submit the evidence pro and con to an impartial jury under the direction of a competent court, and the verdict will assuredly be in its favor.
– Chief Justice Gibson
The religion of Christ has made a Republic like ours possible; and the more we have of this religion the better the Republic.
– H. M. Field
Christianity Quotes to Inspire Your Faith
Christianity will gain by every step that is taken in the knowledge of man.
Independent of its connection with human destiny hereafter, the fate of republican government is indissolubly bound up with the fate of the Christian religion, and a people who reject its holy faith will find themselves the slaves of their own evil passion and of arbitrary power.
– Lewis Cass
However much the priestlings of science may prate against the Bible, the high priests of science are in record with Christianity.
– Prof. Simpson
Christianity is the companion of liberty in all its conflicts – the cradle of its infancy, and the divine source of its claims.
– De Tocqueville
Christianity requires two things from every man who believes in it: first, to acquire property by just and righteous means, and second, to look not only on his own things, but also on the things of others.
– H.J. Van Dyke
True Christianity Quotes
With Christianity came a new civilization, and a new order of ideas. Tastes were cultivated, manners refined, views broadened, and natures spiritualized.
The moral and religious system which Jesus Christ has transmitted to us, is the best the world has ever seen, or can see.
When a man is opposed to Christianity, it is because Christianity is opposed to him. Your infidel is usually a person who resents the opposition of Christianity to that is his nature and life which Jesus came to rebuke and destroy.
– Robert Hall
The task and triumph of Christianity is to make men and nations true and just and upright in all their dealings, and to bring all law, as well as all conduct, into subjection and conformity to the law of God.
– H.J. Van Dyke
Christianity works while infidelity talks. She feeds the hungry, clothes the naked, visits and cheers the sick, and seeks the lost, while infidelity abuses her and babbles nonsense and profanity. “But their fruits ye shall know them.”
– H.W. Beecher
Top 10 Best Christianity Quotes
Had the doctrines of Jesus been preached always as pure as they came from his lips, the whole civilized world would now have been Christians.
After reading the doctrines of Plato, Socrates, or Aristotle, we feel that the specific difference between their words and Christ’s is the difference between an inquiry and a revelation.
– Joseph Parker
There’s not much practical Christianity in the man who lives on better terms with angels and seraphs, than with his children, servants, and neighbors.
– H. W. Beecher
Whatever men may think of religion, the historic fact is, that in proportion as the institutions of Christianity lose their hold upon the multitudes, the fabric of society is in peril.
– A. T. Pierson
The tendency of Christian ideas is to mental growth. The mind must expand that takes them in with cordial sympathy. The conversion of saul of Tarsus wrought in him an intellectual as well as a moral revolution.
– A. Phelps
Great Christian Quotes for Inspiration
Christianity has its best exponents in the lives of the saints. It is only when our creeds pass into the iron of the blood that they become vital and organic. Faith if not transmuted into character, has lost its power.
– C.L. Thompson
Christianity is the only system of faith which combines religious beliefs with corresponding principles of morality. It builds ethics on religion.
– A. Phelps
Christianity as an idea begins with thinking of God in the same way that a true son thinks of his father: Christianity as a life, begins with feelings and acting toward God as a true son feels and acts toward his father.
– C. H. Parkhurst
Christ built no church, wrote no book, left no money, and erected no monuments; yet show me ten square miles in the whole earth without Christianity, where the life of man and the purity of women are respected, and I will give up Christianity.
Through its whole history the Christian religion has developed supreme affinities for best things. For the noblest culture, for purest morals, for magnificent literatures, for most finished civilizations, for most energetic national temperaments, for most enterprising races, for the most virile and progressive stock of mind, it has manifested irresistible sympathies. Judging its future by its past, no other system of human thought has so splendid a destiny. It is the only system which possesses undying youth.
– A. Phelps
Faith Religious Inspirational Quotes
Christendom is accounted for only by Christianity; and Christianity burst too suddenly into the world to be of the world.
– F. D. Huntington
Christianity always suits us well enough so long as we suit it. A mere mental difficulty is not hard to deal with. With most of us it is not reason that makes faith hard, but life.
– Jean Ingelow
Christianity is a missionary religion, converting, advancing, aggressive, encompassing the world; a non-missionary church is in the bands of death.
– Max Muller
If ever Christianity appears in its power it is when it erect its trophies upon the tomb; when it takes up its votaries where the world leaves them; and fills the breast with immortal hope in dying moments.
– Robert Hall
The real security of Christianity is to be found in its benevolent morality; in its exquisite to the human heart; in the facility with which it accommodates itself to the capacity of every human intellect; in the consolation which it bears to every house of mourning; and in the light with which it brightens the great mystery of the grave.
Quotes on Christianity for Motivation
There was never law, or sect, or opinion did so much magnify goodness, as the Christian religion doth.
Christianity ruined emperors, but saved peoples. It opened the palaces of Constantinople to the barbarians, but it opened the doors of cottages to the consoling angels of Christ.
Christianity is intensely practical. She has no trait more striking than her common sense.
Christianity, rightly understood, is identical with the highest philosophy; the essential doctrines of Christianity are necessary and eternal truths of reason.
Christianity is the record of a pure and holy soul, humble, absolutely disinterested, a truth-speaker, and bent on serving, teaching, and uplifting men. It teaches that to love the all -perfect is happiness.
Bible Faith God Quotes
The steady discipline of intimate friendship with Jesus results in men becoming like Him.
– Dr. Harry Emersom Fosdick
We not only can be, but we must be Christians; only, however, if we recognize that Christianity is progressive historical development still in the making.
– Rudolph Eucken
The way to preserve the peace of the church is to preserve its purity.
– M. Henry
Surely the church is a place where one day’s truce ought to be allowed to the dissensions and animosities of mankind.
The Church of Christ is the world’s only social hope and the sole promise of Peace.
– General Sir Douglas Haig
Religion vs Christianity Quotes
Religion is a process of turning your skull into a tabernacle, not of going up to Jerusalem once a year.
– Austin O’ Malley
I never weary of great churches. It is my favorite kind of mountain scenery. Mankind was never so happily inspired as when it made a cathedral.
– Robert Louis Stevenson
Business checks up on itself frequently to be sure that is still is headed for its original goals. Is there not need for a similar check-up on the part of the church?
– Bruce Barton
American Catholics rejoice in our separation of Church and state; and I can conceive no combination of circumstances likely to arise which should make a union desirable either to Church or State.
– James Cardinal Gibbons
I belong to the Great Church which holds the world within its starlit aisles; that claims the great and good of every race and clime: that finds with joy the grain of gold in every creed, and floods with light and love the germs of good in every soul.
– Robert G. Ingersoll
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