96 Quotes About Rebellion

  • "We need to follow our Lord's admonition to remember Lot's wife, for she was one who did not forget her possessions even in a time of the greatest peril. She was not guilty of having retraced a single step towards Sodom. All she did was look back. But how revealing was that backward glance! Does it not speak volumes concerning the condition of her heart?"

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Rebellion

  • "God desires to be loved by men, although He needs them not; and men refuse to love God, though they need Him in an infinite degree."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: God, Rebellion

  • "Secret sins commonly lie nearest the heart."

    - Thomas Brooks
    Topics: Rebellion, The Heart, Sin

  • "Of that intimate laughter between fellow professionals, which of all earthly powers is strongest to make men do very bad things before they are yet, individually, very bad men."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Sin, Rebellion, Laughter

  • "A creature revolting against a creator is revolting against the source of his own powers--including even his power to revolt. It is like the scent of a flower trying to destroy the flower."

    C.S. Lewis
    Topics: Rebellion

  • "Murmuring is the rising up of oneself against God. It sets oneself against God as if I am wiser than He."

    - Thomas Watson
    Topics: Rebellion

  • "I will not judge a person to be spiritually dead whom I have judged formerly to have had spiritual life, though I see him at present in a swoon (faint)as to all evidences of the spiritual life. And the reason why I will not judge him so is this -- because if you judge a person dead, you neglect him, you leave him; but if you judge him in a swoon,(faint) though never so dangerous, you use all means for the retrieving of his life."

    - John Owen
    Topics: Apathy, Rebellion, Judging

  • "All our murmurings are so many arrows shot at God Himself, and they will return upon our own hearts; they reach not Him, but they will hit us; they hurt not Him, but they will wound us; therefore it is better to be mute than to murmur; it is dangerous to provoke a consuming fire."

    - James H. Aughey
    Topics: Rebellion

  • "For there is no one so great or mighty that he can avoid the misery that will rise up against him when he resists and strives against God."

    - John Calvin
    Topics: Rebellion

  • "Though it may seem a completely unloving thing to put someone out of the fellowship of the church, Jesus commanded us to do this when someone refuses to repent of his or her sin... In reality, since Jesus commanded it, it would be unloving not to do it."

    - Wayne Mack
    Topics: Church, Rebellion

  • "Yet consider now, whether women are not quite past sense and reason, when they want to rule over men."

    - John Calvin
    Topics: Rebellion, Women

  • "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

  • "If you find a reluctancy to go into the presence of God, there may be unconfessed, unrepented sin in your life. Part of your quiet time is to get your heart clean and pure. Each of us needs to take ourselves by the nap of our necks and confess and repent before we come into God's holy presence to fellowship."

    - Adrian Rogers
    Topics: Prayer, Rebellion

  • "God can perform wonders, but so can evil spirits imitate! How crucial for us to distinguish what is of God from what is not of God. If one has not died to his emotional life but earnestly seeks sensational events, he will be easily duped."

    - Watchman Nee
    Topics: Rebellion

  • "Sin is not weakness, it is a disease; it is red-handed rebellion against God and the magnitude of that rebellion is expressed by Calvary's cross."

    - Oswald Chambers
    Topics: Sin, Rebellion

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