In Christianity neither morality nor religion come into contact with reality at any point.
To feel the right emotions is fully as important as to hold the right ideas, and the great service of religion is the development of the right emotions.
I find the whole business of religion profoundly interesting. But it does mystify me that otherwise intelligent people take it seriously.
Counting is the religion of this generation it is its hope and its salvation.
A society like ours, which professes no one religion and has allowed all religions to decay, which indulges freedom to the point of license and individualism to the point of anarchy, needs all the support that responsible, cultivated homes can furnish. I hope your generation will provide a firmer shelter for civilized standards.
The principle of liberty and equality, if coupled with mere selfishness, will make men only devils, each trying to be independent that he may fight only for his own interest. And here is the need of religion and its power, to bring in the principle of benevolence and love to men.
I believe I am not mistaken in saying that Christianity is a demanding and serious religion. When it is delivered as easy and amusing, it is another kind of religion altogether.
The heart of religion lies in its personal pronouns.