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Church Quotes


These are some of the best 'Church' quotations and sayings.

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.

Business checks up on itself frequently to be sure that it still is headed for its original goals. Is there not need for a similar check-up on the part of the church?

Cathedrals, Luxury liners laden with souls, Holding to the east their hulls of stone.

Division has done more to hide Christ from the view of men than all the infidelity that has ever been spoken.

Going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than going to a garage makes you an automobile.

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.

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.

If the growth of modern science has taught anything to religion and to the modern world, it is that the method of progress is the method of evolution, net the method of revolution. Let every man reflect well on these things before he assists in stabbing to death, or in allowing to starve to death, organized religion in the United States.

It was founded upon a rock.

See the Gospel Church secure, And founded on a Rock! All her promises are sure; Her bulwarks who can shock? Count her every precious shrine; Tell, to after-ages tell, Fortified by power divine, The Church can never fail.

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.

The itch of disputing will prove the scab of churches. See quote detail

The way to preserve the peace of the church is to preserve its purity. See quote detail

Whenever God erects a house of prayer The devil always builds a chapel there; And 'twill be found, upon examination, The latter has the largest congregation.