Religious Quotes

Then take all the fat around the inner parts, the covering of the liver, and both kidneys with the fat on them, and burn them on the altar.
Author: Exodus 29:13
The life-converting experience is not the discovery that I have choices to make that determine the way I live out my existence, but the awareness that my that my existence itself is not in the center. Once I 'know' God, that is, once I experience God's love as the love in which all my human experiences are anchored, I can desire only one thing: to be in that love.
Author: Henri Nouwen
Am I only a God nearby, declares the LORD, and not a God far away?
He made no distinction between us and them, for he purified their hearts by faith.
Author: Acts 15:9
and he gave four carts and eight oxen to the Merarites, as their work required. They were all under the direction of Ithamar son of Aaron, the priest.
Author: Numbers 7:8
Gratitude is an offering precious in the sight of God, and it is one that the poorest of us can make and be not poorer but richer for having made it.
God [is] not the exclusive property of any one tradition. The divine light [cannot] be confined to a single lamp, belonging to the East or the West, but enlightens all human beings.
Everything in man should halt in awe...Let all the world quake and let Heaven exult when Christ the Son of the living God is there on the altar.
Consequently, you are no longer foreigners and aliens, but fellow citizens with God's people and members of God's household,
There had been a frozen mist here, and the trees were spun into feathers. Their fragile brilliance made me wonder why, into the spotlessness of Creation, God had seen fit to introduce soiling, twisting, rampaging, Man.
Author: Maria McCann
I once had a dream and this one familiar god, who was probably one of my master teachers, said, 'You should not worry about being on the charts. That's not important.
Author: Nina Hagen
Jerub-Baal son of Joash went back home to live.
Author: Judges 8:29
When they go out into the outer court where the people are, they are to take off the clothes they have been ministering in and are to leave them in the sacred rooms, and put on other clothes, so that they do not consecrate the people by means of their garments.
I will ransom them from the power of the grave ; I will redeem them from death. Where, O death, are your plagues? Where, O grave, is your destruction? I will have no compassion,
Author: Hosea 13:14
You crown the year with your bounty, and your carts overflow with abundance.
Author: Psalm 65:11
But I will restore you to health and heal your wounds,' declares the LORD, 'because you are called an outcast, Zion for whom no one cares.'
Speak to the entire assembly of Israel and say to them: 'Be holy because I, the LORD your God, am holy.
The enemy pursues me, he crushes me to the ground; he makes me dwell in darkness like those long dead.
Author: Psalm 143:3