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The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting. It has been found difficult; and left untried.

Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton (1874-1936)

Profession: British Author

He who begins by loving Christianity better than truth, will proceed by loving his own sect or church better than Christianity, and end in loving himself better than all.

Author: Samuel Taylor Coleridge (1772-1834)

Profession: British Poet, Critic, Philosopher

The question is not ''How much may I indulge in and still be saved. God forbid! I must rather ask, ''What about Christ's will and the example I set for my fellow Christians?''

Author: Robert A. Cook


Christianity is completed Judaism or it is nothing.

Author: Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881)

Profession: British Statesman, Prime Minister

No one is without Christianity, if we agree on what we mean by that word. It is every individual's individual code of behavior by means of which he makes himself a better human being than his nature wants to be, if he followed his nature only. Whatever its symbol -- cross or crescent or whatever -- that symbol is man's reminder of his duty inside the human race.

Author: William Faulkner (1897-1962)

Profession: American Novelist

If Christians would really live according to the teachings of Christ, as found in the Bible, all of India would be Christian today.

Author: Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948)

Profession: Indian Political, Spiritual Leader

White people really deal more with God and black people with Jesus.

Author: Nikki Giovanni (1943)

Profession: American Poet

The Christian religion, though scattered and abroad will in the end gather itself together at the foot of the cross.

Author: Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe (1749-1832)

Profession: German Poet, Dramatist, Novelist

A real Christian is a person who can give his pet parrot to the town gossip.

Author: Billy Graham (1918)

Profession: American Evangelist

Being a Christian is more than just an instantaneous conversion; it is like a daily process whereby you grow to be more and more like Christ.

Author: Billy Graham (1918)

Profession: American Evangelist

Christianity is either relevant all the time or useless anytime. It is not just a phase of life; it is life itself.

Author: Richard Halverson


Real Christianity is lovely. There is a quality about a Spirit-filled, radiant Christian that draws and attracts others and causes them to ''enjoy favor with all the people.'' The truth is that the gospel is not nearly as offensive as some of its proponents!

Author: O. S. Hawkins


I have now disposed of all my property to my family. There is one thing more I wish I could give them, and that is the Christian religion.

Author: Patrick Henry (1736-1799)

Profession: American Orator, Patriot

It is only when all our Christian ancestors are allowed to become our contemporaries that the real splendor of the Christian faith and the Christian life begins to dawn upon us.

Author: Lynn Harold Hough


The Christianity which is shared is the Christianity which is convincing.

Author: Lynn Harold Hough