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Alister E. McGrath Quotes: Surely the better way is to pursue a generous orthodoxy, seeing disagreements in the context of the greater agreements which bind us together.
         

Surely the better way is to pursue a generous orthodoxy, seeing disagreements in the context of the greater agreements which bind us together.


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Suffering does not call into question the "big picture" of the Christian faith. It reminds us that we do not see the whole picture, and are thus unable to fit all of the pieces neatly into place.



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Our present world contains clues...to another world-a world which we can begin to experience now, but will only know in all its fullness at the end of things.



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Rational argument does not create belief, but it maintains a climate in which belief may flourish.



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Our desires cannot be, and were never meant to be, satisfied by earthly pleasures alone.



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The true believer is not someone who disengages from this world in order to focus on heaven, but rather the one who tries to make this world more like heaven.



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We live on earth; our homeland is in heaven.





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