Tuesday, January 30, 2018

It is not bigotry, and other quotes

The posting of quotes by human authors does not constitute agreement with either the quotes or their sources. (I try to confirm the sources that I give, but may miss on occasion; please verify if possible.)

"It is not bigotry to be certain we are right, but it is bigotry to be unable to imagine how we might possibly have gone wrong." -- G. K. Chesterton (similar to what Paul expressed in 1 Cor 8:2)

"If a definitive argument resolving Calvinism [and Arminianism] was possible, we would have heard it by now." -- Stephen Pruett

"We need to go by Calvary to get our pardon, and we need to stop by Pentecost to get our power." -- Jerry Young

"Those who have the most business in public, and of the best kind, must yet sometimes be alone with God." -- Matthew Henry

"Many times a right position can be clouded by a wrong disposition." -- Bob Presswood

"When you reject the God of the Bible you end up making your own waffle." -- David Robertson [The full quote is "This is a great example of what happens when you reject the God of the Bible.  You end up making your own waffle, and being judgemental in your own name (all of course whilst declaring you are being non-judgemental)."]

"God's intention for the body of Christ, the local church, is that it be a place of teaching and edification for the saints." -- Steve Anderson

"Fundamental to our system is the idea that justice is of a higher value that conformity to an unjust law." -- Dave Miller

"History doesn’t change because of 21st Century cognitive retardation." --  J. D. Hall

"Verbiage is too often the fig-leaf which does duty as a covering for theological ignorance." -- Charles H. Spurgeon

"A man who preaches nothing more than a therapeutic gospel preaches no gospel at all." -- Copied

"Time moves in one direction; memory in another." -- William Gibson

"The bigger the government, the smaller the citizen." -- Dennis Prager

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