Human salvation lies in the hands of the creatively maladjusted.
Salvation is so great a thing, so glorious an attainment, that 'tis worth the while for a man to do his utmost every day during his whole life in the use of all proper means that he may attain.jonathan edwards
This is not an objection to the Salvation Army or the work that it's doing.simon gipson
God has instituted in our time holy wars, so that the order of knights and the crowd running in their wake, who following the example of the ancient pagans have been engaged in slaughtering one another, might find a new way of gaining Salvation.
Nothing is more miserable than those people who never failed to attack their own Salvation. When there was need to observe the Law, they trampled it under foot. … On this account Stephen said: "You stiff-necked and uncircumcised in heart, you always resist the Holy Spirit", not only by transgressing the Law but also by wishing to observe it at the wrong time.john chrysostom
The Salvation of this human world lies nowhere else than in the human heart, in the human power to reflect, in human meekness and human responsibility.václav havel
We venture to make the assertion that there is but one sin: IGNORANCE, and but one Salvation: APPLIED KNOWLEDGE.max heindel
I was horrified by modern 12-tone music. I said to myself, 'Maybe I can find something different... maybe Salvation, liberation, is possible.'pierre schaeffer
To be united to God in unity of person was not fitting to human flesh, according to its natural endowments, since it was above his dignity; nevertheless, it was fitting that God, by reason of his infinite goodness, should unite it to himself for human Salvation.thomas aquinas
Individual science fiction stories may seem as trivial as ever to the blinder critics and philosophers of today but the core of science fiction, its essence, the concept around which it revolves, has become crucial to our Salvation if we are to be saved at all.Isaac Asimov
This is extraordinary. We live in a culture where the terms fascist and racist are thrown about, if anything, too easily and too frequently. Yet here is a man whose every word and deed is easily explicable once you know the single essential thing about him: He is a member of a fascist splinter group that believes it is the Salvation of the Catholic Church.mel gibson
O that we may all be living in such a state of preparedness, that, when summoned to depart, we may ascend the summit whence faith looks forth on all that Jesus hath suffered and done, and exclaiming, " We have waited for Thy Salvation, O Lord," lie down with Moses on Pisgah , to awake with Moses in paradise.henry melvill
Three main points:1) The “destination” one must reach, that is, “Mukthi”, (Salvation) that is located “high up”; 2) the ways or margas leading to it are many, one path originating from Shirdi; and 3) The Presence of a guide, that is, a guru, is essential in order to reach the goal safely.sai baba of shirdi
A fanciful and flowery and heated imagination beware of; because the things of God are of deep import; and time, and experience, and careful and ponderous and solemn thoughts can only find them out. Thy mind, O man! if thou wilt lead a soul unto Salvation, must stretch as high as the utmost heavens, and search into and contemplate the darkest abyss, and the broad expanse of eternity thou must commune with God.smith, joseph, jr.
Praise be to the divine Heart that wrought our Salvation ; to it be glory and honor for ever. Amen.
Prayer moves the arm Which moves the world, And brings Salvation down.james montgomery
Paul says that all humans are condemned under the law, and justifiably so. This is why Salvation is through spiritual rebirth in love for Christ and not through obedience to the Judaic laws. (Rom. 3:28)
You have to do it yourself, no one else will do it for you. You must work out your own Salvation.
The greatest enemy to human souls is the self-righteous spirit which makes men look to themselves for Salvation.
Our Salvation is in striving to achieve what we know we will never achieve.
O my hearers think of the wrath to come! Think of the wrath to come! Flee to Jesus for refuge and Salvation right now while there is still time.
The Bible ...is the one supreme source of revelation of the meaning of life , the nature of God and Spiritual nature and needs of men. It is the only guide of life which really leads the spirit in the way of peace and Salvation.
However, a cosmological dimension is the necessary basis for this Buddhist Salvation: in Buddhism Salvation is not from sin as rebellion against God , but emancipation from the cycle of birth and death which is part of transience of the universe . This is the cosmological aspect of Buddhism. These two aspects are inseparable; the more cosmological the basis of Salvation
Go and try to save a soul, and you will see how well it is worth saving, how capable it is of the most complete Salvation. Not by pondering about it, nor by talking of it, but by saving it, you learn its preciousness.
One who adheres to the five (daily) prayers diligently, they shall be a means of illumination and Salvation for him on the Day of Judgment.
There is one Universal Church of the faithful, outside of which there is absolutely no Salvation.