All Christian worship is a witness of the resurrection of Him who liveth for ever and ever. Because He lives, "now abideth faith, hope, charity."
The worship of the state is the worship of force. There is no more dangerous menace to civilization than a government of incompetent, corrupt, or vile men. The worst evils which mankind ever had to endure were inflicted by governments.
A new type of superstition has got hold of people's minds, the worship of the state.
Growing up, I looked up to real women. I didn't go in for hero worship and I still don't. Everybody has feet of clay.
Worship the spirit of criticism. If reduced to itself it is not an awakener of ideas or a stimulant to great things, but, without it, everything is fallible; it always has the last word.
Worship the spirit of criticism.
During the fast of Ramadan, our minds stayed on the worship of Allah and stayed on the remembrance of the great gift to humanity of the Qur'an must mean then that following that sacredness of the Qur'an should be our actions in accord with what the Qur'an and Allah demands of the believer especially during this Sacred Month.
It's easy: You simply follow the trail of your time, your affection, your energy, your money, and your allegiance. At the end of that trail you'll find a throne; and whatever, or whoever, is on that throne is what's of highest value to you. On that throne is what you worship.
Worry and worship cannot exist in the same space. One always displaces the other. Choose worship.
If our worship isn't visible, comprehensive and extravagant, the gospel we heard must have been tiny, empty and cheap.
Worship is simply about value. The simplest definition I can give is this: Worship is our response to what we value most. That's why worship is that thing we all do. It's what we're all about on any given day""".the trail never lies. We may say we value this thing or that thing more than any other, but the volume of our actions speaks louder than our words.
You only have one life. And you only have one life of worship. You have one brief opportunity in time to declare your allegiance, to unleash your affection, to exhault something or someone above all else. So don't waste your worship on some little god, squandering your birthright on idols made only with human imagination. Guard your worship. And carefully evaluate all potential takers.
Worship is our response to what we value most. As a result, worship fuels our actions, becoming the driving force of all we do.
It's not the elements of our worship that are awesome. It's the object of our worship Who is awesome.
Worship starts with seeing something great and then reflecting it to the world. Let's see God so we can reflect God.
Worship is when we give God His breath back
There is a direct correlation between your appreciation of what Christ has done for you and the expression of worship
Not going to give casual worship to a God of extravagant beauty and grace!
Some of us attend the church on the corner, professing to worship the living God above all. Others, who rarely darken the church doors, would say worship isn't a part of their lives because they aren't "religious." But everybody has an altar. And every altar has a throne.
In the end, our worship is more about what we do than what we say.
The god of the world is the gold and the silver. The world worships this god. It is all-powerful to them, though they might not be willing to acknowledge it. Now it is designed, in the providence of God, that the Latter-day Saints should show whether they have so far advanced in the knowledge, in the wisdom and in the power of God that they cannot be overcome by the god of the world. We must come to that point.
The heart ran o'er With silent worship of the great of old!- The dead, but sceptred sovereigns, who still rule Our spirits from their urns.
It is by far the most elegant worship, hardly excepting the Greek mythology. What with incense, pictures, statues, altars, shrines, relics, and the real presence, confession, absolution, - there is something sensible to grasp at. Besides, it leaves no possibility of doubt; for those who swallow their Deity, really and truly, in transubstantiation, can hardly find any thing else otherwise than easy of digestion.
Sweetheart, all men are animals. Feed us, pet us, and use a firm hand, and we'll worship at your feet.
You have something to give and are willing to give it. You do this without fanfare or publicity, drawing attention to the God we worship, not yourselves, and with no thought of what you will receive.That's what disciples do!.
In the West, the insane are so many that they are put in an asylum, in China the insane are so unusual that we worship them.
There would be no value in worship services and symbols did they not, preserved in their Purity and Beauty, serve as aids to right living.
Public worship occurs when the people of God assemble for the express purpose of giving to the Lord the glory due His name and enjoying the joy of His promised special presence with His own people.
God's sacred intent for you and for me is nothing short of absolute abandonment to Jesus, entire separation from the pollution of the world, and ardent worship of our King with every breath we take.
There is a remote tribe that worships the number zero. Is nothing sacred?
There is no describing the feeling of being mistreated by a successful rival in front of the woman you worship.
— Leopold von Sacher-Masoch
Prayer is preoccupation with our needs. Praise is preoccupation with our blessings. Worship is preoccupation with GOD Himself.
Well, for one thing, in the tradition of Zen that I've practiced, there is no prayerful worship and there is no affirmation of a deity.
I find joy and peace in the presence of God and the Holy Spirit sustains that worship, renewing my mind and restoring my heart...His radiance inspires us and enables us to bring Him the adoration due His name.
David knew that the very quality of his worship was not based on his own volition but on the object of his worship - the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. Though our affections for God may wax and wane, His character is unchanging! We even see David speaking to his own soul, demanding of it, "Bless the Lord!"
Life is filled with things you don't expect, but the Bible tells us to respond by trusting God and continuing to worship him.
The fact that 35 percent of all American giving went to religious organizations in 2010 reflects how closely bound many of us are with our place of worship.
— Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen
We need worship for our spirit, fellowship for our soul and committed subservience for our body.
When hints of sadness creep into our soul, we must not flee into happy or distracting thoughts. Pondering the sadness until it becomes overwhelming can lead us to deep change in the direction of our being from self-preservation to grateful worship.
Eliminate mental muddiness and obscurity; keep your mind crystal clear. Allow your pure original insight to emerge. Quiet your emotions and abide in serenity. Don't go crazy with the worship of idols, images, and ideas; this is like putting a new head on top of the head you already have. Remember: if you can cease all restless activity, your integral nature will appear.