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Scripture makes it clear to me that there is an obligation to speak out on behalf of those being persecuted. (Quote by - Frank R. Wolf)

We search the world for truth; we cull The good, the pure, the beautiful, From all old flower fields of the soul; And, weary seeker of the best, We come back laden from out quest, To find that all the sages said Is in the Book our mothers read. (Quote by - John Greenleaf Whittier)

Hence that dread and amazement with which as Scripture uniformly relates holy men were struck and overwhelmed whenever they beheld the presence of God men are never duly touched and impressed with a conviction of their insignificance until they have. (Quote by - John Calvin)

A stream where alike the elephant may swim, and the lamb may wade. (Quote by - Gregory I)

Therefore we examine with considerable diligence the consensus of the true, learned, and purer antiquity, and we love and praise the testimonies of the fathers which agree with the Scripture. (Quote by - Martin Chemnitz)

Revealed religion first informed thy sight, and reason saw not till faith sprung to light. (Quote by - John Dryden)

Sanctification is not to be understood here as a separation from ordinary use or consecration to some special use, although this meaning is often present in Scripture, sometimes referring to outward and sometimes to inward or effectual separation. (Quote by - William Ames)

Shallows where a lamb could wade and depths where an elephant would drown. (Quote by - Matthew Henry)

Though troubles assail And dangers affright, Though friends should all fail And foes all unite; Yet one thing secures us, Whatever betide, The scripture assures us, The Lord will provide. (Quote by - John Newton)

Original sin, therefore, appears to be a hereditary, depravity and corruption of our nature, diffused through all the parts of the soul, rendering us obnoxious to the divine wrath and producing in us those works which the scripture calls 'works of. (Quote by - John Calvin)

There have been no sects in the Christian world, however absurd, which have not endeavoured to support their opinions by arguments drawn from Scripture. (Quote by - Laurence Sterne)

Within that awful volume lies The mystery of mysteries! Happiest they of human race, To whom God has granted grace To read, to fear, to hope, to pray, To lift the latch, and force the way: And better had they ne'er been born, Who read to doubt, or read to scorn. (Quote by - Sir Walter Scott)

The Lord knows that I could not open scripture; he must by his prophetical office open it unto me. So after that being unsatisfied in the thing, the Lord was pleased to bring this scripture out of the Hebrews. (Quote by - Anne Hutchinson)

But Thy good word informs my soul How I may climb to heaven. (Quote by - Isaac Watts)

It was a common saying among the Puritans, "Brown bread and the Gospel is good fare." (Quote by - Matthew Henry)

For the scripture saith, Thou shalt not muzzle the ox that treadeth out the corn. And, The labourer is worthy of his reward. (Quote - Bible)

The devil can site scripture for his own purpose! An evil soul producing holy witness is like a villain with a smiling cheek. [Merchant Of Venice]. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

After a long, impartial enquiry of the truth, and after much and earnest calling upon God, to give unto me the spirit and revelation in the knowledge of Him, I find myself obliged, both by the principles of reason and Scripture, to embrace the opinion I now hold forth. (Quote by - John Biddle)

The Bible is a book of faith, and a book of doctrine, and a book of morals, and a book of religion, of especial revelation from God. (Quote by - Daniel Webster)

This truth of the gathering together of God's children is in Scripture seen realised in various localities, and in each central locality the Christians resident therein composed but one body: Scripture is perfectly clear on that head. (Quote by - John Nelson Darby)

And the eunuch answered Philip, and said, I pray thee, of whom speaketh the prophet this? of himself, or of some other man? / Then Philip opened his mouth, and began at the same scripture, and preached unto him Jesus. (Quote - Bible)

An incorrect genre judgment will lead one far astray in interpreting Scripture. (Quote by - Ron Rhodes)

But, when Scripture makes a clear distinction between the act of creation and the process of preservation, we cannot accept the idea of a progressive creation process. (Quote by - Walter Lang)

Thy word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path. (Quote by - Bible)

The history of every individual man should be a Bible. (Quote by - Novalis)

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