Jonathan Edwards Quotes


11 Jonathan Edwards quotes:



"To pretend to describe the excellence, the greatness or duration of the happiness of heaven by the most artful composition of words would be but to darken and cloud it; to talk of raptures and ecstasies, joy and singing, is but to set forth very low"
Author: Edwards Quotes Category: Excellence Quotes
"[As they contemplated how much more the Hummer drivers were paying in tolls, devout environmentalists would experience the] joyful sense ... When the saints in glory, therefore, shall see the doleful state of the damned, how will this heighten their sense of the blessedness of their own state, so exceedingly different from it!"
Author: Edwards Quotes Category: Experience Quotes
"Prayer is as natural an expression of faith as breathing is of life"
Author: Edwards Quotes Category: Expression Quotes
"Sincere friendship towards God, in all who believe him to be properly an intelligent, willing being, does most apparently, directly, and strongly incline to prayer; and it no less disposes the heart strongly to desire to have our infinitely glorious and gracious Friend expressing his mind to us by his word, that we may know it."
Author: Edwards Quotes Category: Belief Quotes
"I look forward to maintaining and building on the significant athlete involvement that played such an important role in bringing the Games to London."
Author: Edwards Quotes Category: Athletics Quotes
"Nathan proved he has the class to compete at this level,"
Author: Edwards Quotes Category: Class Quotes
"There are two sorts of hypocrites: one that are deceived with their outward morality and external religion; many of whom are professed Arminians, in the doctrine of justification: and the other, are those that are deceived with false discoveries and elevations; who often cry down works, and men's own righteousness, and talk much of free grace; but at the same time make a righteousness of their discoveries and of their humiliation, and exalt themselves to heaven with them."
Author: Edwards Quotes Category: Hypocrisy Quotes
"There are two sorts of hypocrites; ones that are deceived with their outward morality and external religion; and the others; those that are deceived with false discoveries and elevation; which often cry down works, and men's own righteousness, and talk much of free grace; but at the same time make righteousness of their discoveries, and of their humiliation, and exalt themselves to heaven with them."
Author: Edwards Quotes Category: Hypocrisy Quotes
"Resolution One: I will live for God. Resolution Two: If no one else does, I still will."
Author: Edwards Quotes Category: God Quotes
"Grace is but glory begun, and glory is but grace perfected."
Author: Edwards Quotes Category: Glory Quotes
"The best, most beautiful, and most perfect way that we have of expressing a sweet concord of mind to each other is by music."
Author: Edwards Quotes Category: Mind Quotes



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