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It has been said that no great work in literature or in science was ever wrought by a man who did not love solitude. We may lay it down as an elemental principle of religion, that no large growth in holiness was ever gained by one who did not take time to be often long alone with God.

It has been said that no great work in literature or in science was ever wrought by a man who did not love solitude. We may lay it down as an elemental principle of religion, that no large growth in holiness was ever gained by one who did not take time to be often long alone with God.

Reference:  The Still Hour or Communion with God, 1974, p. 64, by permission Banner of Truth, Carlisle, PA..


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Discipline toward holiness begins then with the Scriptures – with a disciplined plan for regular intake of the Scriptures and a disciplined plan for applying them to our daily lives.

Discipline toward holiness begins then with the Scriptures – with a disciplined plan for regular intake of the Scriptures and a disciplined plan for applying them to our daily lives.

Reference:  Copied from The Pursuit of Holiness by Jerry Bridges, © 1996, p. 97. Used by permission of NavPress – www.navpress.com. All rights reserved. Get this book!


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 As we read and study the Scriptures or hear them taught, we are captivated by the moral beauty of God’s standard of holiness.

 As we read and study the Scriptures or hear them taught, we are captivated by the moral beauty of God’s standard of holiness.

Reference:  Copied from The Pursuit of Holiness by Jerry Bridges, © 1996, p. 74. Used by permission of NavPress – www.navpress.com. All rights reserved. Get this book!


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Mark it down – your progress in holiness will never exceed your relationship with the Word of God.

Mark it down – your progress in holiness will never exceed your relationship with the Word of God.

Reference:  Holiness, The Heart God Purifies, Moody Publishers, p. 131. Get this book!