17+ Athanasius of Alexandria Quotes On Religion, Education And Christianity

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

Even on the cross He did not hide Himself from sight; rather, He made all creation witness to the presence of its Maker. — Athanasius of Alexandria

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

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. — Athanasius of Alexandria

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

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

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. — Athanasius of Alexandria

He (Jesus) became what we are that He might make us what He is. — Athanasius of Alexandria

God became man so that man might become a god. — Athanasius of Alexandria

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. — Athanasius of Alexandria

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

You cannot put straight in others what is warped in yourself. — Athanasius of Alexandria

Jesus that I know as my Redeemer cannot be less than God — Athanasius of Alexandria

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. — Athanasius of Alexandria

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. — Athanasius of Alexandria

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

Christ was made man that we might be made God. — Athanasius of Alexandria

Life Lessons by Athanasius of Alexandria

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  1. Saint Athanasius of Alexandria taught that faith in Jesus Christ is essential for salvation and that the Trinity is an indivisible unity.
  2. He also emphasized the importance of reading Scripture and engaging in spiritual practices such as prayer, fasting, and almsgiving.
  3. Through his work, we learn that faith and action are intertwined, and that our relationship with God should be at the center of our lives.

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