“If It Were the Last Hour of My Life”
Ephesians 5:16; Colossians 4:5
Resolved, Never to do anything which I should be afraid to do if it were the last hour of my life.
Ritzema, E. (Ed.). (2012). 300 Quotations for Preachers. Bellingham, WA: Lexham Press.
Francis of Assisi’s Devotion to the Crucified Christ
1 Corinthians 2:2; Galatians 2:19–20; 6:14
Christ Jesus crucified was laid, as a bundle of myrrh, in his heart’s bosom, and he yearned to be utterly transformed into Him by the fire of his exceeding love.
Ritzema, E., & Brant, R. (Eds.). (2013). 300 quotations for preachers from the Medieval church. Bellingham, WA: Lexham Press.