As one of India ’s largest and most sacred pilgrimage centers, Benares (Varanasi) has been revered for centuries by Hindus , Muslims , Buddhists , and Jains , millions of whom come to visit its innumerable temples and shrines and come to bathe along a three-mile stretch of steps leading to the Holy Ganga (Ganges) River. Whether coming for salvation, prosperity, or healing, most of these pilgrims have sought some form of ritual purification – a means of unloading their troubles and sins upon stars and holy men, the river Ganga, and the many sacred tanks fed by her springs and tributaries.
There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army.john ashbery
In cruce salus, in cruce vita.
In the cross is Salvation, in the cross is life.
The greatest of all the contributions of the Americanway of life to the Salvation of humanity.
The life-boat may have a tasteful bend and beautiful decoration, but these are not the qualities for which I prize it; it was my Salvation from the howling sea! So the interest which a regenerate soul takes in the Bible, is founded on a personal application to the heart of the saving truth which it contains.james waddel alexander
Faith that trusts on Jesus alone for Salvation, and not on your respectable life, and the obedience that follows Him, are the indispensable steps to Salvation. You admit that you have not taken these decisive steps. Then, however near you are, you are not in Christ.theodore l. cuyler
Faith then, in its relation to Salvation, is that confidence by which we accept it as a free gift from the Saviour, and is the only possible way in which the gift of God could be appropriated.mark hopkins
My greatest wish — other than Salvation — was to have a book.yann martel
The lack of brotherhood among believers themselves has paralyzed the church in front of the skepticism and immorality of the world; but when we go back in simple faith to the one great fact of our redemption, we shall be both brought into closer fellowship with each other, and stimulated to more tender regard for the Salvation of men.william mackergo taylor
I wonder how many men, hiding their youngness, rise as I do, Saturday mornings, filled with the hope that Bugs Bunny, Yosemite Sam and Daffy Duck will be there waiting as our one true always and forever Salvation?ray bradbury
Modern man is weighed down more by the burden of responsibility than by the burden of sin . We think him more a savior who shoulders our responsibilities than him who shoulders our sins. If instead of making decisions we have but to obey and do our duty, we feel it as a sort of Salvation.Eric Hoffer
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.
Our program is simple: we wish to govern Italy. They ask us for programs but there are already too many. It is not programs that are wanting for the Salvation of Italy but men and will power.benito mussolini
With crosses, relics, crucifixes, Beads, pictures, rosaries, and pixes; The tools of working out Salvation By mere mechanic operation.
To remember that once we were near the Salvation of Christ, so near that our right hand might have touched and taken it, and after all that hand was withheld; this is a memory which will enhance remorse forever.
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 has become crucial to our Salvation if we are to be saved at all.
Three things are necessary for the Salvation of man: to know what he ought to believe ; to know what he ought to desire ; and to know what he ought to do.
The road to Salvation is through truth .
How much more should you make sure that you have “put on” the Lord Jesus Christ? This is your eternal Salvation we are talking about, so obey the admonition to make your calling and election sure. There's nothing more important than your eternal Salvation.
The Bible is one of the greatest blessings bestowed by God on the children of men . It has God for its author, Salvation for its end, and truth without any mixture for its matter. It is all pure, all sincere; nothing too much; nothing wanting.
A mighty fortress is our God , A sword and shield victorious ; He breaks the cruel oppressors rod And wins Salvation glorious .
We must remember that the Hindu religion lays down distinctly and clearly that every one who wants Salvation must pass through the stage of Rishihood [Life of a Saint], must become a Mantra -drashta , must see God . That is Salvation; that is the law laid down by our scriptures.
...according to the belief of the Digambaras, only men can get Salvation, this is not possible to the other sexes. P.240,
"Draw nigh to God, and He will draw nigh to you." Keep near to the fountain-head, and "with joy shall ye draw water out of the wells of 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.
Alternate translation: The knowledge of sin is the beginning of Salvation (translated by Richard M. Gummere).