Friday, April 06, 2012

Easter Quotes That Inspire Me

The resurrection gives my life meaning and direction and the opportunity to start over no matter what my circumstances. ~Robert Flatt

Easter says you can put truth in a grave, but it won't stay there. ~Clarence W. Hall

It is the hour to rend thy chains,
The blossom time of souls. ~Katherine Lee Bates

The joyful news that He is risen does not change the contemporary world. Still before us lie work, discipline, sacrifice. But the fact of Easter gives us the spiritual power to do the work, accept the discipline, and make the sacrifice. ~Henry Knox Sherrill

But from this earth, this grave, this dust,
My God shall raise me up, I trust. ~Walter Raleigh

We live and die; Christ died and lived! ~John Stott

Tomb, thou shalt not hold Him longer;
Death is strong, but Life is stronger;
Stronger than the dark, the light;
Stronger than the wrong, the right...
~Phillips Brooks, "An Easter Carol"

Let every man and woman count himself immortal. Let him catch the revelation of Jesus in his resurrection. Let him say not merely, "Christ is risen," but "I shall rise." ~Phillips Brooks

Wonderful blessings!


Arlene said...

Those were great quotes. Have a nice Easter.

a little of me said...

nice post thanks for sharing looking for to visit more..blessings

Angel said...

What a very useful post. Thanks for sharing these wonderful Easter quotes. I think some of easter bible verses from the bible should be included too, just suggestion ;-)

Happy Easter!

Caroline said...

Thanks, Angel for the suggestion. On after thought, I should have included at least one Bible verse. Next time I'll try to remember. :)

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