The Self-revealing of the Word is in every dimension - above, in creation; below, in the Incarnation; in the depth, in Hades; in the breadth, throughout the world. All things have been filled with the knowledge of God.

— Athanasius of Alexandria

The most cheering Athanasius of Alexandria quotes that will inspire your inner self

Even on the cross He did not hide Himself from sight;

rather, He made all creation witness to the presence of its Maker.


Let us remember the poor, and not forget kindness to strangers;

above all, let us love God with all our soul, and might, and strength, and our neighbour as ourselves.


You will not see anyone who is truly striving after his spiritual advancement who is not given to spiritual reading.


The Holy and Inspired Scriptures are sufficient of themselves for the preaching of the Truth.


For no part of Creation is left void of him: he has filled all things everywhere.


Thus united to them in the fellowship of life, he will both understand the things revealed to them by God and, thenceforth escaping the peril that threatens sinners in the judgment, will receive that which is laid up for the saints in the kingdom of heaven.


He (Jesus) became what we are that He might make us what He is.


Christ was made man that we might be made God.


God became man so that man might become a god.


For God is good — or rather, of all goodness He is Fountainhead, and it is impossible for one who is good to be mean or grudging about anything.


Christians, instead of arming themselves with swords, extend their hands in prayer.


You cannot put straight in others what is warped in yourself.


About Athanasius of Alexandria

Quotes 17 sayings
Profession Saint
Birthday 296

Jesus that I know as my Redeemer cannot be less than God


These are fountains of salvation that they who thirst may be satisfied with the living words they contain. In these alone is proclaimed the doctrine of godliness. Let no man add to these, neither let him take out from these.


Similarly, anyone who wishes to understand the mind of the sacred writers must first cleanse his own life, and approach the saints by copying their deeds.


For the Lord touched all parts of creation, and freed and undeceived them all from every deceit.

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