Desire For God Quotes

Desire For God Quotes by Kevin Vanhoozer, R. T. Kendall, C. S. Lewis, Aiden Wilson Tozer, William Law, R. C. Sproul and many others.

Desire for God without doctrine is blind; doctrine with

Desire for God without doctrine is blind; doctrine without desire is empty.
Kevin Vanhoozer
You are probably at your sanest when you come to the place where you abandon all else but your desire for God.
R. T. Kendall
It would seem that Our Lord finds our desires not too strong, but too weak.
C. S. Lewis
May God grant us a desire for God that supersedes all other desires.
Aiden Wilson Tozer
All people desire what they believe will make them happy. If a person is not full of desire for God, we can only conclude that he is engaged with another happiness.
William Law
We are half-hearted creatures, fooling about with drink and sex and ambition when infinite joy is offered us.
C. S. Lewis
The fundamental loss of a desire for God is the heart of original sin.
R. C. Sproul
Prayer does not mean asking God for all kinds of things we want, it is rather the desire for God Himself, the only Giver of Life.
Sadhu Sundar Singh
I am deeply convince that the necessity of prayer, and to pray unceasingly, is not as much based on our desire for God as on God’s desire for us. It is God’s passionate pursuit of us that calls us to prayer.
Henri Nouwen