16 M.R. DeHaan Quotes

  • "It's not necessary to blow out your neighbor's light to let your own shine."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: Light


  • "Why God should choose the meanest, basest, most unworthy individuals with absolutely nothing to commend them at all to God, except their miserable, lost condition, and then exalt them to become the sons of God, members of the divine family, and use them for His glory, is beyond all reason and human understanding. Yet that is grace."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: Salvation


  • "Be on guard against any tampering with the Word, whether disguised as a search for truth, or a scholarly attempt at apparently hidden meanings; and beware of the confusion created by the senseless rash of new versions, translations, editions, and improvements upon the tried and tested Bible of our fathers and grandfathers."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: Scripture


  • "Let me repeat that no greater curse has ever afflicted the Church of Jesus Christ than the curse of spiritualizing Scripture, that is, making Scripture mean something other than its literal meaning... Instead of spiritualizing, it is 'demonizing' of the Scriptures, for if any 'spirit' has anything to do with that school of Scripture interpretation it must be an 'evil spirit.'"

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: Scripture


  • "Show me the man or the woman who is more interested in getting members for his church than winning them for Christ, and I will show you a person who does not yet know the Unifying and purifying power of the Blood"

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: Evangelism, Unity


  • "The argument that the language of the Authorized Version is archaic and outdated might carry some weight if the new translations were really an improvement in clarity and easier to understand. However the very opposite is the case in most instances."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: The Bible


  • "We need not all agree, but if we disagree, let us not be disagreeable in our disagreements."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: Unity


  • "Every born-again believer is a member of that body and lives the common life of every other member by the one thing which unites them and makes them "relatives and brothers," even the blood of Christ."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: Unity


  • "No, the Scriptures were not given to us to confuse us but rather to instruct us. Certainly God intends that we should believe His Word with all simplicity. A thousand years means a thousand years; a wolf means a wolf; a lion means a lion. If you read your Bible that way, a child can understand it."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: Scripture


  • "Humility is something we should constantly pray for, yet never thank God that we have."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: Humility


  • "The Bible claims for itself that it is a "living" Book and the only living Book in the world and is able to impart life to those who will believe with their hearts what it teaches."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: The Bible


  • "Before an individual can be saved, he must first learn that he cannot save himself."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: Salvation


  • "God cares nothing about our manmade divisions and groups and is not interested in our self-righteous, hair-splitting, and religious, man-made formulas and organizations. He wants you to recognize the UNITY of the body of Christ."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: Unity


  • "When we are accused of preaching a Gospel of blood we proudly plead guilty to the charge for the only thing that gives life to our teaching and power to the Word of God is the fact that it is the blood which is the very life and power of the Gospel."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: The Gospel


  • "If we would talk more about the Lord and praise Him, we would have less time to talk about ourselves."

    - M.R. DeHaan
    Topics: Praise



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