Pt Forsyth Quotes

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Unless there is within us that which is above us, we shall soon yield to that which is about us.
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P.T. Forsyth
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The first duty of every soul is to find not its freedom but its Master.
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P.T. Forsyth
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Prayer is not mere wishing. It is asking – with a will. . . . It is energy. We turn to an active Giver; therefore we go into action.
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It was not the sorrow of the world that broke the heart of Christ, but its wickedness. He was equal to its sorrow ... He began by being the world's healer. But what broke him was its sin.
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P.T. Forsyth
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The only preaching which is up to date for every time is the preaching of this eternity, which is opened to us in the Bible alone – the eternal of holy love, grace and redemption, the eternal and immutable morality of saving grace for our indelible sin.
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P.T. Forsyth (Positive Preaching and Modern Mind)
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It is a dangerous thing to do,” wrote P.Β T. Forsyth, β€œto work at your own holiness.”367 Surely, as Luther saw, the last and most subtly hidden bastion of our sinful self-centeredness is self-centered religion. As Paul makes clear in Philippians 3, the aim of the β€œperfect” is not their own perfection, but that they may know Christ. He is the goal. Christian β€œperfection” is only a by-product.
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T.A. Noble (Holy Trinity: Holy People: The Theology of Christian Perfecting (Didsbury Lecture Series))
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P.T. Forsyth says that `the best theology is compressed prayer'.
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R. Paul Stevens (The Other Six Days: Vocation, Work, and Ministry in Biblical Perspective)