Quotes About Faith From Various Authors

I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.

C.S. Lewis


Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.

Martin Luther King Jr.


Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God. 

Corrie ten Boom


The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays.

 
Søren Kierkegaard



Do not think that love in order to be genuine has to be extraordinary. What we need is to love without getting tired. Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies. 

Mother Teresa


All I have seen teaches me to trust the Creator for all I have not seen.

 
Ralph Waldo Emerson


Sometimes God allows what he hates to accomplish what he loves.

 
Joni Eareckson Tada


Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see. 


Helen Keller


The moment God is figured out with nice neat lines and definitions, we are no longer dealing with God."

 Rob Bell 


To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless. 

G.K. Chesterton


Your children are the greatest gift God will give to you, and their souls the heaviest responsibility He will place in your hands. Take time with them, teach them to have faith in God. Be a person in whom they can have faith. When you are old, nothing else you've done will have mattered as much.

Lisa Wingate


We are saved by faith alone, but the faith that saves is never alone.

 
Martin Luther


Faith is walking face-first and full-speed into the dark. If we truly knew all the answers in advance as to the meaning of life and the nature of God and the destiny of our souls, our belief would not be a leap of faith and it would not be a courageous act of humanity; it would just be... a prudent insurance policy. 

Elizabeth Gilbert



However, if you realize that God is a best friend that stands beside you when others cast stones you will never be afraid, never feel worthless and never feel alone. 

Shannon L. Alder


Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies. 

Mother Teresa


If a man is not faithful to his own individuality, he cannot be loyal to anything. 

Claude McKay


Living by faith includes the call to something greater than cowardly self-preservation. 

J.R.R. Tolkien 


Faith consists in believing what reason cannot.

 
Voltaire 


You were made by God and for God and until you understand that, life will never make sense. 

Rick Warren


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