A true and faithful Christian does not make holy living an accidental thing. It is his great concern. As the business of the soldier is to fight, so the business of the Christian is to be like Christ.— Jonathan Edwards
Spectacular Holiness quotations
Be a loner. That gives you time to wonder, to search the truth. Have holy curiosity. Make your life worth living.
Go forth in peace, for you have followed the good road.
Go forth without fear, for he who created you has made you holy, has always protected you, and loves you as a mother. Blessed be you, my God, for having created me.
Holiness is not for wimps and the cross is not negotiable, sweetheart, it's a requirement.
Holiness is not the way to Crisht; Christ is the way to holiness.
The less Holy Spirit we have, the more cake and coffee we need to keep the church going.
If God is for us, who can be against us?
Do few things but do them well, simple joys are holy.
Just to be is a blessing. Just to live is holy.
In those early centuries of Christianity, Christianity did not go into the world apologizing. It went to slay the powers of darkness and undo the works of the devil, and it lived in holy triumph.
Be a loner. That gives you time to wonder, to search for the truth. Have holy curiosity. Make your life worth living.
The purpose of a spirit filled life is to demonstrate the supernatural power of our living God so that the unsaved multitudes will abandon their dead gods to call upon the name of The Lord and be delivered.
To touch the soul of another human being is to walk on holy ground
We know certainly that our God calls us to a holy life.
We know that he gives us every grace, every abundant grace; and though we are so weak of ourselves, this grace is able to carry us through every obstacle and difficulty.
When the saint ceases to seek after holiness, purity, righteousness, truth;
when he ceases to pray, stops reading the Word and gives way to carnal appetites, then it is that Satan comes.
A god who is all love, all grace, all mercy, no sovereignty, no justice, no holiness, and no wrath is an idol.
O my God, teach me to be generous to serve you as you deserve to be served to give without counting the cost to fight without fear of being wounded to work without seeking rest and to spend myself without expecting any reward but the knowledge that I am doing your holy will. Amen
You have a God who hears you, the power of love behind you, the Holy Spirit within you, and all of heaven ahead of you. If you have the Shepherd, you have grace for every sin, direction for every turn, a candle for every corner and an anchor for every storm. You have everything you need.
Women should not be enlightened or educated in any way.
They should, in fact, be segregated as they are the cause of hideous and involuntary erections in holy men.
Holy Scripture is the highest authority for every believer, the standard of faith and the foundation for reform.
Until we have a passionate love for our Lord in the Most Blessed Sacrament we shall accomplish nothing.
Understand this well: there is something holy, something divine hidden in the most ordinary situations, and it is up to each one of you to discover it.
There is nothing so great as the Eucharist.
If God had something more precious, He would have given it to us.
And of what should we be afraid? Our captain on this battlefield is Christ Jesus. We have discovered what we have to do. Christ has bound our enemies for us and weakened them that they cannot overcome us unless we so choose to let them. So we must fight courageously and mark ourselves with the sign of the most Holy Cross.
The most damnable and pernicious heresy that has ever plagued the mind of man was the idea that somehow he could make himself good enough to deserve to live with an all-holy God.
One day, through the Rosary and the Scapular, Our Lady will save the world.
We may sing 'welcome, welcome, Holy Spirit', but He does not come because of our welcome. He is no guest, no stranger invited in for an hour or two. He is the Lord from heaven and He invites us into His presence.
The Holy Spirit is a healing spirit. When the Holy Spirit is present, anything is possible.
It was the Lord who put into my mind that fact that it would be possible to sail from here to the Indies. All who heard of my project rejected it with laughter, ridiculing me. There is no question that the inspiration was from the Holy Spirit, because He comforted me with rays of marvelous inspiration from the Holy Scriptures.
Ask Jesus to make you a saint. After all, only He can do that. Go to confession regularly and to Communion as often as you can
When things are not going right, there are satanic forces in operation.
What is my solution? To rebuke the condition of sin, death, disease, or whatever it is. I can pray in the Holy Ghost, and that prayer is effectual to bring down every stronghold of the enemy.
Trying to do the Lord's work in your own strength is the most confusing, exhausting, and tedious of all work. But when you are filled with the Holy Spirit, then the ministry of Jesus just flows out of you.
The smallest sin is an act of Cosmic Treason against a Holy God.
I knew the profanity used up and down my street would not go over the air.
.. So I trained myself to say 'Holy Cow' instead.
Enter into the promises of God. It is your inheritance. You will do more in one year if you are really filled with the Holy Ghost than you could do in fifty years apart from Him.
God is not going to negotiate His holiness... in order to accommodate us.
No man, without trials and temptations, can attain a true understanding of the Holy Scriptures.
God wants to purify our minds until we can bear all things, believe all things, hope all things, and endure all things. God dwells in you, but you cannot have this divine power until you live and walk in the Holy Ghost, until the power of the new life is greater than the old life.
Intimate knowledge of God is possible if we habitually search His Holy Scriptures & translate what we find into obedience.