Amen is not the end of a prayer , it just gets us ready to go to the next level.
O merciful God, grant that the old Adam in this Child may be so buried, that the new man may be raised up in him. Amen.
We receive this Child into the Congregation of Christ's flock, and dosign him with thesign of the Cross, in token that hereafter he shall not be ashamed to confess the faith of Christ crucified, and manfully to fight under his banner against sin, the world, and the devil, and to continue Christ's faithful soldier and servant unto his life's end. Amen.
The anchor of meaning resides in an abyss, deeper than the reach of despair. Yet the abyss is not not infinite; its bottom may suddenly be discovered within the confines of a human heart or under the debris of might doubts. This may be the vocation of man: to say "Amen" to being and to the Author of being; to live in defiance of absurdity, notwithstanding futility and defeat; to attain faith in God even in spite of God.abraham joshua heschel
Love works magic. It is the final purpose of the world story, the Amen of the universe.novalis
The Grace of the Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God , and the Communion of the Holy Ghost, be with you all. Amen.
And all the angels stood round about the throne , and about the elders and the four beasts, and fell before the throne on their faces, and worshipped God , Saying,Amen: Blessing , and glory , and wisdom , and thanksgiving , and honour , and power , and might, be unto our God for ever and ever. Amen.
John traces his passion for truth to the language of Jesus and his repeated use of the Hebrew phrase Amen, Amen, translated “truly”, “truly” or “verily”, “verily”. It is a formula familiar from the Dead Sea Scrolls.
Praise be to the divine Heart that wrought our salvation ; to it be glory and honor for ever. Amen.
The Amen of nature is always a flower .
Amen I say unto you, unless you turn and become a little child , you will not enter the kingdom of heaven . Whoever humbles himself like this child is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven.
Amen, Amen, I say unto you, before Abraham was made, I am.
Amen is a ratification by the people of what has been spoken, and it may be interpreted in our language as if they all said: May it so be done as the priest has prayed.
It is known that Judaic, Christian, and Islamic worshippers announce “Amen” at the end of a prayer , supplication , expression of thanks and praise , and even sing “Amen, Amen, Amen”. Yet few of these worshippers know that Amen was the greatest Egyptian God for over two thousand years before the birth of Jesus . Perhaps we should not fault religious leaders for their ignorance about the past because the hieroglyphic code was broken less than two hundred years ago, and Egyptologists have deciphered what was written on Egyptian tombs and temples only since the early 1900s.
Usage of “Amen” by the Hebrews as meaning verily and true reflects truth , which is the most revered attribute of the Egyptian god Amen. Amen originated with the Egyptians and not with the Hebrews.
If indeed you are going to take away Islam from the face of the earth (Amen), in particular from our beloved Indonesia (Amen), we appeal, o Allah , that it is much better for us who have suffered so much to be taken away...
An Egyptian translation of “Amen” means “the hidden one” and was associated with the air we breathe or the god of air. As such, the Egyptians sensed or felt the air manifesting itself as gusts of wind , but the god remains unseen and without form.
Let me say "Amen" betimes, lest the devil cross my prayer.william shakespeare
Allah's Apostle said, "Say Amen' when the Imam says "Ghair-il-maghdubi 'alaihim wala-ddal-lin; not the path of those who earn Your Anger (such as Jews) nor of those who go astray (such as Christians); all the past sins of the person whose saying (of Amin) coincides with that of the angels, will be forgiven.
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