Quelle: Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), P. 611.
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James Waddel Alexander
Geburtstag: 13. März 1804
Todesdatum: 31. Juli 1859
James Waddel Alexander was an American Presbyterian minister and theologian who followed in the footsteps of his father, Rev. Archibald Alexander. Wikipedia
Zitate James Waddel Alexander
„There are regions beyond the most nebulous outskirts of matter; but no regions beyond the Divine goodness. We may conceive of tracts where there are no worlds, but not of any where there us no God of mercy.“
Quelle: Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), P. 274.
„The life-boat may have a tasteful bend and beautiful decoration, but these are not the qualities for which I prize it; it was my salvation from the howling sea! So the interest which a regenerate soul takes in the Bible, is founded on a personal application to the heart of the saving truth which it contains.“
Quelle: Dictionary of Burning Words of Brilliant Writers (1895), P. 30.