Quotes of Calvary

“ The journey to the cross began long before. As the echo of the crunching of the fruit was still sounding in the garden, Jesus was leaving for Calvary. ”

- Max Lucado

“ If this obstacle is from Thee, Lord, I accept it. But if it is from Satan, I refuse him and all his works in the name of Calvary. ”

- Isobel Kuhn

“ We believe that the history of the world is but the history of His influence and that the center of the whole universe is the cross of Calvary. ”

- Alexander Maclaren

“ They no longer felt like newlyweds, and even less like belated lovers. It was as if they had lept over the arduous calvary of conjugal life and gone straight to the heart of love. They were together in silence like an old married couple wary of life, beyond the pitfalls of passion, beyond the brutal mockery of hope and the phantoms of disillusion: beyond love… ”

- Gabriel García Márquez

“ If Easter means anything to modern man it means that eternal truth is eternal. You may nail it to the tree, wrap it up in grave clothes, and seal it in a tomb; but truth crushed to earth, shall rise again. Truth does not perish; it cannot be destroyed… ”

- Donald Harvey Tippet
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