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John Knox Quotes & Sayings
21 entries tagged including 4 subtopics.
Last updated Sep 2020
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Trust In God
I will keep the ground that God has given me and perhaps in his grace, he will ignite me again. But ignite me or not, in his grace, in his power, I will hold the ground.
Conscience, Madam, requireth knowledge; and I fear that right knowledge ye have none.
Ye shall believe God, that plainly speaketh in His Word. The Word of God is plain in itself.
Sleep not in sin, for vengeance is prepared against all disobedient. Flee from Babylon, if you will not be partakers of her plagues.
When I think of those who have influenced my life the most, I think not of the great but of the good.
To promote a woman to bear rule, superiority, dominion, or empire above any realm, nation, or city, is repugnant to nature; contumely to God, a thing most contrary to his revealed will and approved ordinance; and finally, it is the subversion of good order, of all equity and justice.
Although I never lack the presence and plain image of my own wretched infirmity, yet seeing sin so manifestly abounds in all estates, I am compelled to thunder out the threatenings of God against the obstinate rebels.
Resistance to tyranny is obedience to God.
But hereof be assured, that all is not lawful nor just that is statute by civil laws; neither yet is everything sin before God, which ungodly persons allege to be treason.
Those who have arrived at any very eminent degree of excellence in the practice of an art or profession have commonly been actuated by a species of enthusiasm in their pursuit of it. They have kept one object in view amidst all the vicissitudes of time and torture.
As the world is wearie of me so am I of it.
I see the battle shall be great for Satan rageth even to the uttermost and I am come, praise my God even in the brunt of the battle.
I have never once feared the devil, but I tremble every time I enter the pulpit.
Neither can oath nor promise bind any such people to obey and maintain tyrants against God and against his truth known.
The testimony of scripture is so plain that to add anything were superfluous, were it not that the world is almost now come to that blindness, that whatsoever pleases not the princes and the multitude, the same is rejected as doctrine newly forged, and is condemned for heresy.
Let a thing here be noted, that the prophet of God sometimes may teach treason against kings, and yet neither he nor such as obey the word, spoken in the Lord's name by him, offend God.
None have I corrupted, none have I defrauded; merchandise have I not made.
Trust In God quotes
You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.
No one else holds or has held the place in the heart of the world which Jesus holds. Other gods have been as devoutly worshipped; no other man has been so devoutly loved.
A man with God is always in the majority.
Never Let Me Go
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