Quotes of Congregation

“ Do thy diligence to come shortly unto me: / For Demas hath forsaken me, having loved this present world, and is departed unto Thessalonica; Crescens to Galatia, Titus unto Dalmatia. ”

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“ For my brethren and companions' sake, I will now ask, Peace be with thee. ”

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“ But when Paul perceived that the one part were Sadducees, and the other Pharisees, he cried out in the council, Men and brethren, I am a Pharisee, the son of a Pharisee: of the hope and resurrection of the dead I am called in question. ”

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“ And Abram said unto Lot, Let there be no strife, I pray thee, between me and thee, and between my herdmen and thy herdmen; for we be brethren. ”

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“ And the multitude sat about him, and they said unto him, Behold, thy mother and thy brethren without seek for thee. ”

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“ Now I praise you, brethren, that ye remember me in all things, and keep the ordinances, as I delivered them to you. ”

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“ And it was told him by certain which said, Thy mother and thy brethren stand without, desiring to see thee. ”

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“ Then came to him his mother and his brethren, and could not come at him for the press. ”

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“ And Paul, earnestly beholding the council, said, Men and brethren, I have lived in all good conscience before God until this day. ”

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“ But of the times and the seasons, brethren, ye have no need that I write unto you. ”

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“ And now, brethren, I wot that through ignorance ye did it, as did also your rulers. ”

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“ And their brethren of the house of their fathers were, Michael, and Meshullam, and Sheba, and Jorai, and Jachan, and Zia, and Heber, seven. ”

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“ Moreover the Levites: Jeshua, Binnui, Kadmiel, Sherebiah, Judah, and Mattaniah, which was over the thanksgiving, he and his brethren. ”

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“ Moreover, brethren, I would not that ye should be ignorant, how that al our fathers were under the cloud, and all passed through the sea. ”

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“ I just wanted to be an ordinary parish priest. ”

- Martin Scorsese

“ Ay, rail at gaming - 'tis a rich topic, and affords noble declamation. Go, preach against it in the city - you'll find a congregation in every tavern. ”

- Edward Moore

“ I feel a part of the congregation. I've never had to do special music. The kids sing in the choir. It's just normal. We're treated like everybody else. ”

- Amy Grant

“ The test of a preacher is that his congregation goes away saying, not, 'What a lovely sermon!' but 'I will do something.'. ”

- Billy Graham

“ I'm tied of hearing about temperance instead of abstinence, in order to please the cocktail crowd in church congregations. ”

- Vance Havner

“ I have never felt any hesitation in speaking to my congregation about money. I thrill to it. I revel in it. I love to see the liberal enjoy it; I love to watch the stingy suffer. ”

- Clovis G. Chappell
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