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Jesus Christ is the beginning, the middle,
by Philip Schaff

Jesus Christ is the beginning, the middle,
and the end of all.
In the Gospels he walks in human form upon the earth,
and accomplishes the work of redemption.
- Philip Schaff

The New Testament evinces its universal design in its very,
style, which alone distinguishes it from all the literary
productions of earlier and later times.
- Philip Schaff

The New Testament presents, in its way,
the same union of the divine and human as the person of Christ.
In this sense also 'the word became flesh,
and dwells among us.'
- Philip Schaff

The apostolic writings are of three kinds:
didactic, and prophetic.
- Philip Schaff


It is more than a book, it is an institution which
rules the Christian world.
- Philip Schaff

Christ himself wrote nothing, but furnished endless
material for books and songs of gratitude and praise.
- Philip Schaff

To the first class belong the Gospels and Acts;
to the second,
the Epistles; to the third, the Revelation.
- Philip Schaff

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The living Church of the redeemed is his book.
He founded a religion of the living spirit,
not of a written code, like the Mosaic law.
Yet his words and deeds are recorded by as honest and
reliable witnesses as ever put pen to paper.
- Philip Schaff

The style of the Bible in general is singularly adapted
to men of every class and grade of culture,
affording the child the simple nourishment for its religious wants,
and the profoundest thinker inexhaustible matter of study.
- Philip Schaff

A new command I give you: Love one another.
As I have loved you, so you must love one another.
- Jesus of Nazareth (John 13:34)

Ask and it will be given to you;
seek and you will find;
knock and the door will be opened to you.
- Matthew 7:7

You have heard that it was said,
"Love your neighbor and hate your enemy."
But I tell you: Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you.
- Matthew 5:43-44

(Jesus on Love)
You have heard that it was said,
"Love your neighbor and hate your enemy."
But I tell you: Love your enemies
and pray for those who persecute you.
- Matthew 5:43-44

Love your enemies, bless them that curse you,
do good to them that hate you, and pray for them
which despitefully use you and persecute you.
- Matthew 5:44

Love one another.
- Jesus of Nazareth

(Jesus on Anger and Revenge)
You have heard that it was said,
"Eye for eye, and tooth for tooth."
But I tell you, Do not resist an evil person.
If someone strikes you on the right cheek,
turn to him the other also.
- Matthew 5:38-39

Love your enemies.
- Jesus (Matthew 5:44)

Then came Peter to him, and said,
Lord, how oft shall my brother sin against me,
and I forgive him? till seven times?
Jesus saith unto him, I say not unto thee,
Until seven times: but, Until seventy times seven.
- Matthew 18:21-22

I believe in God, but not as one thing,
not as an old man in the sky.
I believe that what people call God
is something in all of us.
I believe that what Jesus and Mohammed and Buddha
and all the rest said was right.
It's just that the translations have gone wrong.
- John Lennon

Day by day we should weigh what we have
granted to the spirit of the world
against what we have denied to the spirit of Jesus,
in thought and especially in deed.
- Albert Schweitzer

Many people mistake our work for our vocation.
Our vocation is the love of Jesus.
- Mother Teresa

Love Your Enemies
Ye have heard that it hath been said,
Thou shalt love thy neighbor, and hate thine enemy.
But I say unto you, Love your enemies,
bless them that curse you,
do good to them that hate you,
and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you.
- Jesus of Nazareth (Matthew 5:43-44)

Jesus preached more and taught more
about helping the poor and the sick and the hungry
than he did about heaven and hell.
Shouldn't that tell us something?
- John Grisham

Each one of them is Jesus in disguise.
- Mother Teresa

We're more popular than Jesus now;
I don't know which will go first, rock 'n' roll or Christianity.
- John Lennon

Jesus was all right,
but his disciples were thick and ordinary.
It's them twisting it that ruins it for me.
- John Lennon

What does God the Father look like? Although I've never seen Him,
I believe - as with the Holy Spirit -
He looks like Jesus looked on earth.
- Benny Hinn

The Vatican is against surrogate mothers.
Good thing they didn't have that rule when Jesus was born.
- Elayne Boosler

If the grandfather of the grandfather of Jesus had
known what was hidden within him,
he would have stood humble and awe-struck before his soul.
- Khalil Gibran

If Jesus had been killed twenty years ago,
Catholic school children would be wearing little electric
chairs around their necks instead of crosses.
- Lenny Bruce

I have no further use for America.
I wouldn't go back there if Jesus Christ was President.
- Charlie Chaplin

I'm the most recognized and loved man that ever lived
cuz there weren't no satellites when Jesus and Moses were around,
so people far away in the villages didn't know about them.
- Muhammad Ali

Is it possible that the portrait of the divine Son
of God is an exaggeration,
at best, or a complete fabrication, at worst,
of the original Jesus?
- John Clayton

Why don't the names of Buddha, Mohammed,
Confucius offend people? The reason is that these others didn't claim to be God,
but Jesus did.
- Josh McDowell

The difference between Socrates and Jesus? The great
conscious and the immeasurably great unconscious.
- Thomas Carlyle

In my opinion, Jesus is God's attempt to reach man.
But while I believe Jesus is the way to God,
it makes no sense to hate people who disagree.
- Jerry B. Jenkins

A church of dialogue in the contemporary world...
a church, taking on the mission of Jesus,
which is in the world not to judge humanity,
but to love it and to save it.
- Claudio Hummes

One American said that the most interesting thing about
Holy Ireland was that its people hate each other in
the name of Jesus Christ.
And they do!
- Bernadette Devlin

I get scared to death when I see people who say they've found Jesus Christ,
and they're out there, and I wonder,
who's teaching them? Who's mentoring them?
- Willie Aames

And History will smile to think that this is the species
for which Socrates and Jesus Christ died.
- Julien Benda

We need to be adopted by God through Jesus -
that was what happened to me,
and that's what changed my life so that now,
I can see that my career can be part of a calling.
- Cliff Richard

You can't be evangelical and associate yourself with
Jesus and what he says about the poor and just have
no other domestic concerns than tax cuts for wealthy people.
- Jim Wallis

If Jesus came back today, and saw what was going on in his name,
he'd never stop throwing up.
- Max von Sydow

My position is not that John Kerry is either Jesus
Christ or the prophet Mohammad.
My position is that John Kerry is the possibility of restarting politics.
- Todd Gitlin

This type of gathering is unprecedented.
The time has come for Christians to publicly affirm our Jewish roots,
distinctions and oneness in Jesus Christ.
- Bill McCartney

We religious controllers control in the name of Jesus
and it is really painful to people.
- Keith Miller

You know what I'm doing starting 1st November? Jesus Christ Superstar.
- Sebastian Bach

You know, in my hometown of Hope, Arkansas,
the three sacred heroes were Jesus, Elvis,
and FDR, not necessarily in that order.
- Mike Huckabee

I find Jesus my confidant and companion,
brother and savior; our relationship is intimate,
vulnerable, demanding yet comfortable and reassuring.
- Malcolm Boyd

There are individuals who have never done anything for Jesus Christ,
and I have no doubt there are preachers as well,
who have never done anything for the God Almighty.
- Billy Sunday

I heard that Jesus had a pet dinosaur.
Evolution must be a myth then.
- John Bacon

The story of Jesus is very fascinating.
It still has such a tremendous power,
even after 2,000 years!
We don't really know if he existed as a historical figure.
- Bjorn Ulvaeus

I've been thinking about Jesus.
Don't you find it a bit strange that,
since He was living with His family and all,
He up and left them just when they needed him most?
- Edith Piaf

Jesus Christ came into my prison cell last night,
and every stone flashed like a ruby.
- Samuel Rutherford

If you live for any joy on earth, you may be forsaken;
oh, live for Jesus, and he will never forsake you!
- Matthew Simpson

Jesus never said anything about homosexuality.
- Patricia Ireland

Jesus died for somebody's sins but not mine.
- Patti Smith

If Jesus Christ came back today, He and I would get
into our brown corduroys and go to the nearest jean
store and overturn the racks of blue denim.
- Ian Anderson

I thank God, Jesus, and my Grandmother for being able
to support myself and my family.
- Steven Adler

Never think that Jesus commanded a trifle,
nor dare to trifle with anything He has commanded.
- Dwight L. Moody

Mormonism is the pure doctrine of Jesus Christ;
of which I myself am not ashamed.
- Joseph Smith, Jr.

Between 1910 and 1950 approximately 350 lives of Jesus
were published in the English language alone.
- John Clayton

Help us to recognize your voice, help us not to be
allured by the madness of the world,
so that we may never fall away from you,
O Lord Jesus Christ.
- Albrecht Durer

Jesus is just a word I use to swear with.
- Richard Harris

When we think of the ideal, we do not add virtue to virtue,
but think of Jesus Christ, so that the standard of
human life is no longer a code,
but a character.
- E. Stanley Jones

I'm absolutely obsessed with The Jesus And Mary Chain and Patti Smith,
but I'm a massive pop fan.
I love pop culture, It's a total reflection of the zeitgeist.
- Siobhan Fahey

But I will never stop helping and loving people the way Jesus said to.
- Michael Jackson

Do you really believe that the Lord Jesus Christ,
the Lord of glory, plans to be a loser in history?
- Gary North

O that our hearts were enlarged in love to God,
that we might turn inward, to the blessed comforter,
that the blessed Jesus said the Father would send.
- Elias Hicks

If you want to understand Jesus, you have to study the whole Bible.
Christian duty is not defined solely by the words in red.
- Randall Terry

I was raised Catholic and I'm Presbyterian now,
but I've always been a Christian, regardless of denomination.
I believe that Jesus is the way.
- Patricia Heaton

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