44 Albert Barnes Quotes

  • "Christianity may produce agitation, anger, tumult as at Ephesus; but the diffusion of the pure gospel of Christ, and the establishment of the institutions of honesty and virtue, at whatever cost, is a blessing to mankind."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: Christianity, The Gospel


  • "Life, if properly viewed in any aspect, is great, but mainly great when viewed in its relation to the world to come."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: Life, Heaven


  • "The Psalms are selected by the Christian from the whole Bible, as they were by the Jew from the books in his possession - the Old Testament ... nor will there ever be in the world such an advance in religious light, experience, and knowledge, that they will lose their relative place as connected with the exercises of practical piety.""

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: Piety


  • "We can always find something to be thankful for, and there may be reasons why we ought to be thankful for even those dispensations which appear dark and frowning."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: Thankfulness


  • "Such was God's original love for man that He was willing to stoop to any sacrifice to save him; and the gift of a Savior was the mere expression of that love."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: The Cross


  • "Many a barren church owes its present sad estate to its inconsistent behavior, and many a barren Christian has come into this mournful condition by a careless, unsanctified walk before the Lord. Let not saints who are now useful run the risk of enduring the loss of their mercies, but let them be watchful that all things may go well with them."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: Church


  • "Whatever be the topic of conversation, the spirit of piety should be diffused through it--as the salt in our food should properly season it all, whatever the article of food may be (Col. 4:6)."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: Piety


  • "A 'disorderly walk' denotes conduct that is in any way contrary to the rules of Christ. The word would include any violation of the rules of Christ."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: Rebellion


  • "Who has ever told the evils and the curses and the crimes of war? Who can describe the horrors of the carnage of battle? Who can portray the fiendish passions which reign there! If there is anything in which earth, more than any other, resembles hell, it is its wars."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: War


  • "In our manner of speech, our plans of living, our dealings with others, our conduct and walk in the church and out of it--all should be done as becomes the gospel (Phil. 1:27)."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: Character


  • "Such was God's original love for man that He was willing to stoop to any sacrifice to save him; and the gift of a Savior was the mere expression of that love."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: The Cross


  • "Life, if properly viewed in any aspect, is great, but mainly great when viewed in its relation to the world to come."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: Life, Heaven


  • "Christianity may produce agitation, anger, tumult as at Ephesus; but the diffusion of the pure gospel of Christ, and the establishment of the institutions of honesty and virtue, at whatever cost, is a blessing to mankind."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: Christianity, The Gospel


  • "The Psalms are selected by the Christian from the whole Bible, as they were by the Jew from the books in his possession - the Old Testament ... nor will there ever be in the world such an advance in religious light, experience, and knowledge, that they will lose their relative place as connected with the exercises of practical piety.""

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: Piety


  • "The Bible, as a revelation from God, was not designed to give us all the information we might desire, nor to solve all the questions about which the human soul is perplexed, but to impart enough to be a safe guide to the haven of eternal rest."

    - Albert Barnes
    Topics: The Bible



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