Faith is not the belief that God will do what you want.
It is the belief that God will do what is right.
- Max Lucado
A person who is fanatic in matters of religion,
and clings to certain ideas about the nature of God and the universe,
becomes a person who has no faith at all.
- Alan Watts
I don't doubt God. I have firm faith absolutely in God.
It's religion I'm doubting.
(Bono is from Northern Ireland where thousands were killed
in the 1968-1998 civil war between Protestant Christians and Catholic Christians.)
Nothing is so firmly believed as what is least known.
- Michel de Montaigne
What does it profit, my brethren,
if someone says he has faith but does not have works?
Can faith save him?
- James 2:14
The faith that stands on authority is not faith.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
To know a person's religion
we need not listen to his profession of faith
but must find his brand of intolerance.
- Eric Hoffer
Further reading: Know that You have been Blessed
Thank You Prayer
Where there is Great Love
Heaven on Earth
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