150 Andrew Murray Quotes

Andrew was a Christian pastor of many churches in South Africa and was a very successful writer, authoring over 200 different books. His most famous works are Abide in Christ, Absolute Surrender, With Christ in the School of Prayer, The Spirit of Christ and Waiting on God. Andrew served as president of the YMCAs in 1898 and Africa Evangelical Fellowship from 1888 to 1917.

  • "The coming revival must begin with a great revival of prayer. It is in the closet, with the door shut, that the sound of abundance of rain will first be heard. An increase of secret prayer with ministers will be the sure harbinger of blessing."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Prayer, Revival


  • "A readiness to believe every promise implicitly, to obey every command unhesitatingly, to stand perfect and complete in all the will of God, is the only true spirit of Bible study."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Scripture, The Bible


  • "The greatest test of whether the holiness we profess to seek or to attain is truth and life will be whether it produces an increasing humility in us. In man, humility is the one thing needed to allow God's holiness to dwell in him and shine through him. The chief mark of counterfeit holiness is lack of humility. The holiest will be the humblest."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Holiness, Humility


  • "The only humility that is really ours is not that which we try to show before God in prayer, but that which we carry with us in our daily conduct."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Prayer, Humility


  • "There is need of a great revival of spiritual life, of truly fervent devotion to our Lord Jesus, of entire consecration to His service. It is only in a church in which this spirit of revival has at least begun, that there is any hope of radical change in the relation of the majority of our Christian people to mission work."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Revival, Consecration


  • "When we pray for the Spirit's help ... we will simply fall down at the Lord's feet in our weakness. There we will find the victory and power that comes from His love."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Prayer, Weakness, Victory


  • "Prayer is reaching out after the unseen; fasting is letting go of all that is seen and temporal. Fasting helps express, deepen, confirm the resolution that we are ready to sacrifice anything, even ourselves to attain what we seek for the kingdom of God."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Prayer, Fasting, Sacrifice


  • "Prayer is reaching out after the unseen; fasting is letting go of all that is seen and temporal. Fasting helps express, deepen, confirm the resolution that we are ready to sacrifice anything, even ourselves to attain what we seek for the kingdom of God."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Prayer, Fasting, Sacrifice


  • "If the spiritual life be healthy, under the full power of the Holy Spirit, praying without ceasing will be natural."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Prayer


  • "We have within us a self that has its poison from Satan--from hell--and yet we cherish and nourish it. What do we not do to please self and nourish self--and we make the devil within us strong. ... Look at your own life. What are the works of hell? They are chiefly these three: self-will, self-trust, and self-exaltation."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Self-love


  • "Fasting helps express, deepens, confirms the resolution that we are ready to sacrifice anything, even ourselves, to attain what we seek for the kingdom of God."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Fasting


  • "Let it be your business every day, in the secrecy of the inner chamber, to meet the holy God. You will be repaid for the trouble it may cost you. The reward will be sure and rich."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Prayer, Holiness, Rewards


  • "The enemy uses all his power to lead the Christian, and above all the minister, to neglect prayer. He knows that however admirable the sermon may be, however attractive the service, however faithful the pastoral visitation, none of these things can damage him or his kingdom if prayer is neglected."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Satan, Prayer


  • "Christ is the humility of God embodied in human nature; the Eternal Love humbling itself, clothing itself in the garb of meekness and gentleness, to win and serve and save us."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Christ, Meekness


  • "Just as water ever seeks and fills the lowest place, so the moment God finds you abased and empty, His glory and power flow in."

    - Andrew Murray
    Topics: Surrender



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