An aphorism is nothing else but the slightest
form of writing raised to the highest level of expressive communication. Carl William Brown





Men may not read the gospel in sealskin, or the gospel in morocco, or the gospel in cloth covers, but they can't get away from the gospel in shoe leather.


Donald Grey Barnhouse (Christian author)


The real truth is that while He came to preach the gospel, His chief object in coming was that there might be a gospel to preach.


R. W. Dale (9th century British reverend)


If they had a social gospel in the days of the prodigal son, somebody would have given him a bed and a sandwich and he never would have gone home.


Vance Havner


The glory of the gospel is that when the church is absolutely different from the world, she invariably attracts it.


David Martyn Lloyd-Jones (1899-1981, British preacher, writer)


The gospel to me is simply irresistible.


Blaise Pascal (1623-1662, French scientist, religious philosopher)


The gospel is neither a discussion or a debate. It is an announcement.


Paul S. Rees


Each generation of the church in each setting has the responsibility of communicating the gospel in understandable terms, considering the language and thought-forms of that setting.


Francis Schaeffer (1912-1984, American author)


Philosophical argument has sometimes shaken my reason for the faith that was in me; but my heart has always assured me that the Gospel of Jesus Christ must be reality.


Daniel Webster (1782-1852, American lawyer, statesman)


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