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"To procrastinate obedience is to disobey God." - Randy Alcorn

"Resistance to tyrants is obedience to God." - Thomas Jefferson

"Resistance to tyranny ius obedience to God" - Susan B Anthony

"Rebellion to tyranny is obedience to God." - Thomas Jefferson

"Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God." - William Penn

"Rebellion against tyrants is obedience to God." - Benjamin Franklin

"Virtue, for us, is obedience to God in Christ." - Roswell Dwight Hitchcock

"God prefers your health, and your obedience, to your penance." - Teresa of Avila

"The greatest test of life is obedience to God." - Ezra Taft Benson

"Faithfulness to God requires your obedience, even when it's difficult." - Jim George

"Purity doesn't happen by accident; it requires obedience to God." - Joshua Harris

"The great test of life is obedience to God." - Ezra Taft Benson

"Never take your obedience as the reason God blesses you; obedience is the outcome of being rightly related to God." - Oswald Chambers

"Obedience to Truth is obedience to Love." - Fulton J Sheen

"True worship is obedience to God for no other reason than that you delight in God." - J. D. Greear

"God gives us resources according to our dreams and according to our obedience. And God doesn't give those resources until we've started walking in obedience." - John C Maxwell

"Obedience to God is the pathway to the life you really want to live." - Joyce Meyer

"Obedience to the will of God is the pathway to perpetual honor and everlasting joy." - Charles Spurgeon

"Obedience to God is the most infallible evidence of sincere and supreme love to him." - Nathanael Emmons

"Faith without works is not faith at all, but a simple lack of obedience to God." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"Obedience sets a woman apart, fills her with life, permits her to be God-blessed." - Elaine A. Cannon

"Let the consequences of your obedience be left up to God." - Oswald Chambers

"The happiest people I know are those who have an obsession to the obedience of God." - David Jeremiah

"Careful obedience to God's law may serve as a strategy for rebelling against God" - Timothy Keller

"The most beloved manifestation of obedience to God is trust in Him" - Ibn Ata Allah

"Nothing shall be lost that is done for God or in obedience to Him." - John Owen

"A revival is nothing else than a new beginning of obedience to God." - Charles Grandison Finney

"Careful obedience to God's law may serve as a strategy for rebelling against God" - Timothy Keller

"Obedience is the true holocaust which we sacrifice to God on the altar of our hearts." - Philip Neri

"Nearness to GOD calls for tenderness of conscience, thoughtfulness in service, and implicit obedience." - James Hudson Taylor

"Radical obedience always gives priority to what God has said over what He hasn't said." - Bill Johnson

"Through obedience learn to command." - Plato

"That thou art happy, owe to God; That thou continuest such, owe to thyself, That is, to thy obedience." - John Milton

"For God to explain a trial would be to destroy its purpose, calling forth simple faith and implicit obedience." - Alfred Edersheim

"When God designs to forgive us he changes our hearts and turns us to obedience by His Spirit." - John Calvin

"Obedience unites us so closely to God that it in a way transforms us into Him, so that we have no other will but His. If obedience is lacking, even prayer cannot be pleasing to God." - Thomas Aquinas

"God cares more about your obedience to His Spirit's leading TODAY than what you will do next year." - Francis Chan

"You cannot obey God without your obedience spilling out in a blessing to all those around you." - Adrian Rogers

"When obedience to God contradicts what I think will give me pleasure, let me ask myself if I love Him." - Elisabeth Elliot

"True obedience is the refusal to compromise in any regard our relationship with God, regardless of the consequences." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"There is an awesome God of justice who is ready to move in power if you move in obedience," - Gary Haugen

"When you yield yourself in complete and whole-hearted obedience to God, He can do great things through you." - Jim George

"There is not a command God gives to His children for which He does not provide the enablement for obedience." - A. B. Simpson

"Spiritual maturity is not reached by the passing of the years, but by obedience to the will of God." - Oswald Chambers

"Our identity as the people of God is marked primarily by our faithfulness in obedience to Him." - Max Anders

"When obedience ceases to be an irritant and becomes our quest, in that moment God will endow us with power." - Ezra Taft Benson

"Holiness is not a series of do's and do's but conformity to the character of God and obedience to the will of God." - Jerry Bridges

"Holiness is not a series of do's and don'ts but conformity to the character of God and obedience to the will of God." - Jerry Bridges

"The obedience of men is to imitate the obedience of angels, and rational beings on earth are to live unto God, as rational beings in heaven live unto Him." - William Law

"Extraordinary moves of God begin with ordinary acts of obedience." - Steven Furtick

"All true knowledge of God is born out of obedience." - John Calvin

"The law of God cannot be fulfilled by external obedience." - Martin Luther

"God clarifies in the midst of obedience, not beforehand." - Erwin Mcmanus

"Obedience alone gives the right to command." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Obedience is the path to freedom..." - James E Faust

"Obedience is the road to freedom." - C S Lewis

"Freedom is obedience to self-formulated rules." - Aristotle

"Ethics is obedience to the unenforceable." - John Fletcher Moulton, Baron Moulton

"Obedience is the pathway to holiness." - Jerry Bridges

"Obedience is the key to every door." - George Macdonald

"Obedience to authority saves many skins" - Sophocles

"I shall earnestly and persistently continue to urge all women to the practical recognition of the old Revolutionary maxim. Resistance to tyranny is obedience to God." - Susan B Anthony

"Beware of the inclination to dictate to God what consequences you would allow as a condition of your obedience to Him." - Oswald Chambers

"Son of Heav'n and Earth, Attend: that thou art happy, owe to God; That thou continuest such, owe to thyself, That is, to thy obedience; therein stand." - John Milton

"Son of Heav'n and Earth, Attend! That thou art happy, owe to God; That thou continuest such, owe to thyself, That is, to thy obedience; therein stand." - John Milton

"Moses lifting up his wand, and dividing the Red Sea, and Pharaoh in his chariot overwhelmed with the waters. This motto: "Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God."" - Benjamin Franklin

"Obedience to a confessor is the most acceptable offering which we can make to God, and the most secure way of doing the divine will." - Alphonsus Liguori

"The life of discipleship is not the hero-worship we would pay to a good master, but obedience to the Son of God." - Dietrich Bonhoeffer

"He who always acts under obedience may be assured that he will not have to give an account of his actions to God." - Philip Neri

"At the beginning, all we have is the vision. At that point God expects us to begin walking in obedience according to the dream He has given us." - John C Maxwell

"God gives us the vision, then He expects us to walk in obedience. As we do, the resources we need come to us." - John C Maxwell

"We express true love in obedience to God and service to others- not reckless or selfish behavior- and we choose these behaviors." - Joshua Harris

"According to God, the One who designed and instituted marriage, love is a choice. It's a matter of obedience, not emotion." - Kay Arthur

"When we demonstrate our faith in God by our obedience, He not only promises to provide for us, He will provide." - Benny Hinn

"Our obedience to God's commandments comes as a natural outgrowth of our endless love and gratitude for the goodness of God." - Dieter F. Uchtdorf

"See in the meantime that your faith brings forth obedience, and God in due time will cause it to bring forth peace." - John Owen

"Testimony requires the nurturing by the prayer of faith, the hungering for the word of God in the scriptures, and the obedience to the truth." - Henry B Eyring

"We might think that God wanted simply obedience to a set of rules: whereas He really wants people of a particular sort." - C S Lewis

"Harmony is the inlet of God into the mind, so that the mind acts in obedience to a law above mind - and that law is unity." - Ernest Wood

"Jesus became a God and reached His great state of under-standing through consistent effort and continuous obedience to all the Gospel truths and universal laws." - Milton R. Hunter

"The good news is the gospel of God, about Christ, according to Scripture, for the nations, unto the obedience of faith, and for the sake of the Name." - John Stott

"According to God, the One who designed and instituted marriage, love is a choice. It's a matter of obedience, not emotion." - Kay Arthur

"The Christian man must aim at that complete obedience to God in which life finds its highest happiness, its greatest good, its perfect consummation, its peace." - William Barclay

"Various are the pleas and arguments which men of corrupt minds frequently urge against yielding obedience to the just and holy commands of God." - George Whitefield

"Love for God is obedience; love for God is holiness. To love God and to love man is to be conformed to the image of Christ, and this is salvation." - Charles Spurgeon

"Light is a special help to obedience, and obedience is a singular help to increase light." - John Flavel

"Grace does not lead us to overlook obedience. Grace compels and empowers us for obedience." - Kevin Deyoung

"God is God. Because he is God, He is worthy of my trust and obedience. I will find rest nowhere but in His holy will that is unspeakably beyond my largest notions of what he is up to." - Elisabeth Elliot

"Saying yes to God isn't about perfect performance, but rather perfect surrender to the Lord day by day. Your obedience becomes radical the minute this desire turns into real action. Radical obedience is hearing from God, feeling His nudges, participating in His activity, and experiencing His blessings in a way few people ever do." - Lysa TerKeurst

"Mediation gives you knowledge about God. Obedience gives you knowledge of God." - Adrian Rogers

"Through my obedience to God, He has been able to use my life to help others. It's been a great journey and I'm looking forward to all the things God has in the future." - Joyce Meyer

"If you ask why we should obey God, in the last resort the answer is, 'I am.' To know God is to know that our obedience is due to Him." - C S Lewis

"Revival is a renewed conviction of sin and repentance, followed by an intense desire to live in obedience to God. It is giving up one's will to God in deep humility." - Charles Grandison Finney

"As a human being, the way Jesus responded to God in faithful obedience and gave his life in service to other humans-is the pattern for all authentic humanity renewed by the Spirit of God." - Luke Timothy Johnson

"Obedience is a consecration of the heart, chastity of the body, and poverty of all worldly goods to the Love and Service of God. Blessed indeed are the obedient, for God will never permit them to go astray." - Saint Francis De Sales

"I was successful materially, but I know life is much more than worldly success. I saw all these blessings God had given me. The way to give thanks is obedience to God." - Hakeem Olajuwon

"We are taught in an especial manner to pray that God would give his Holy Spirit unto us, that through his aid and assistance we may live unto God in that holy obedience which he requires at our hands." - John Owen

"If I obey Jesus Christ, the redemption of God will flow through me to the lives of others, because behind the deed of obedience is the reality of Almighty God." - Oswald Chambers

"My personal life may be crowded with small petty incidents, altogether unnoticeable and mean; but if I obey Jesus Christ in the haphazard circumstances, they become pinholes through which I see the face of God, and when I stand face to face with God I will discover that through my obedience thousands were blessed. When once God's Redemption comes to the point of obedience in a human soul, it always creates. If I obey Jesus Christ, the Redemption of God will rush through me to other lives, because behind the deed of obedience is the Reality of Almighty God." - Oswald Chambers

"This is the secret of Christ's kingship- He became obedient - wherefore God also hath highly exalted Him. And this is the secret of all obedience and all command. Obedience to a law above you subjugates minds to you who never would have yielded to mere will." - Frederick William Robertson

"All that the Lord requires of us is strict obedience to the laws of life. All the sacrifice that the Lord asks of his people is strict obedience to our own covenants that we have made with our God, and that is to serve him with an undivided heart." - Brigham Young

"Only when you realize that the gospel has nothing to do with your obedience but with Christ's obedience for you, will you start to obey. The only Christians who end up getting better are those who realize that if they don't get better, God will love them anyway." - Tullian Tchividjian

"God shows us in Himself, strange as it may seem, not only authoritative perfection, but even the perfection of obedience-an obedience to His own laws; and in the cumbrous movement of those unwieldiest of his creatures we are reminded, even in His divine essence, of that attribute of uprightness in the human creature "that sweareth to his own hurt and changeth not." - John Ruskin

"Spiritual strength is connected to faithful obedience to God's commands." - Max Anders

"God's training is for now, not presently. His purpose is for this minute, not for something in the future. we have nothing to do with the afterwards of obedience; we can get it wrong when we think of the afterwards. what men call training and preparation, God calls the end... if we realize that obedience is the end, then each moment is precious." - Oswald Chambers

"God's training is for now, not presently. His purpose is for this minute, not for something in the future. we have nothing to do with the afterwards of obedience; we can get it wrong when we think of the afterwards. what men call training and preparation, God calls the end... if we realize that obedience is the end, then each moment is precious." - Oswald Chambers

"Strong, proactive obedience is anything but weak or passive. It is the means by which we declare our faith in God and qualify ourselves to receive the powers of heaven. Obedience is a choice. It is a choice between our own limited knowledge and power and God's unlimited wisdom and omnipotence." - L. Tom Perry

"What is the gospel itself but a merciful moderation, in which Christ's obedience is esteemed ours, and our sins laid upon him, wherein God, from being a judge, becomes our Father, pardoning our sins and accepting our obedience, though feeble and blemished? We are now brought to heaven under the covenant of grace by a way of love and mercy." - Richard Sibbes

"Strong, proactive obedience is anything but weak or passive. It is the means by which we declare our faith in God and qualify ourselves to receive the powers of heaven. Obedience is a choice. It is a choice between our own limited knowledge and power and God's unlimited wisdom and omnipotence." - L. Tom Perry

"Do you realize this? That if you were to somehow purpose to, from this day on, perfectly please God and succeed in doing it, that that perfect obedience, from this moment, would not acquire in the remainder of your life, enough merit to atone for one past sin, because God exacts and God demands perfect obedience and there's no merit for giving him the minimal requirement." - Paris Reidhead

"Defiance, not obedience, is the American's answer to overbearing authority." - Ayn Rand

"We took up our positions, in obedience to instructions." - T S Eliot

"Obedience is yielded more readily to one who commands gently." - Seneca the Younger

"Obedience to Christ is the easy way, take my yoke..." - Dallas Willard

"Rationalization is one of the real obstacles to obedience." - Russell M Nelson

"Obedience to the word in humility of mind never confuses." - John Nelson Darby

"Obedience to lawful authority is the foundation of manly character." - Robert E Lee

"Obedience keeps the rules. Love knows when to break them." - Anthony De Mello

"Teachability and trust always leads to total obedience." - Ed Townsend

"Whoever strives to withdraw from obedience, withdraws from grace." - Thomas A Kempis

"When God calls you to something, He is not always calling you to succeed, He's calling you to obey! The success of the calling is up to Him;the obedience is up to you." - David Wilkerson

"When God calls you to something, He is not always calling you to succeed, He's calling you to obey! The success of the calling is up to Him;the obedience is up to you." - David Wilkerson

"God seeks comrades and claims love, The devil seeks slaves and claims obedience." - Rabindranath Tagore

"God bless thee; and put meekness in thy breast, Love, charity, obedience, and true duty!" - William Shakespeare

"Our obedience is God's pleasure when it proves that God is our treasure." - John Piper

"Great moves of God are usually preceded by simple acts of obedience." - Steven Furtick

"Instant obedience will teach you more about God than a lifetime of Bible discussions." - Rick Warren

"There is a state of perfect peace with God which can be attained under imperfect obedience." - John Owen

"Greatness in the kingdom of God is measured in terms of obedience." - John Stott

"God seeks comrades and claims love, the Devil seeks slaves and claims obedience." - Rabindranath Tagore

"God bless thee; and put meekness in thy mind, love, charity, obedience, and true duty!" - William Shakespeare

"When we are calling to God to turn the eye of His favor towards us He is calling to us to turn the eye of our obedience towards Him." - Matthew Henry

"I hope my music can minister to others and bring their hearts closer to God. It has been a different journey of faith and obedience and I am proud to give my time, treasure and talent to the Almighty." - Jonathan Cain

"We ought to love temperance for itself, and in obedience to God who has commanded it and chastity; but what I am forced to by catarrhs, or owe to the stone, is neither chastity nor temperance." - Michel De Montaigne

"Our food and our rest, our trades and our labors, are to be attended to, and all the offices of humanity performed in obedience to the will of God, for the glory of Christ..." - George Whitefield

"I believe Christians often perceive obedience to God as some test designed just to see if we're really committed to Him. But what if it's designed as God's way of giving us what's best for us?" - Craig Groeschel

"I won't stick around to see how much temptation I can take. God is not impressed with my ability to stand up to sin. He is more impressed by the obedience I show when I run from it." - Joshua Harris

"A little rebellion now and then is a good thing. Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God. In order to flourish, the tree of Liberty needs the blood of patriots and tyrants." - Thomas Jefferson

"To say that we are able by our own efforts to think good thoughts or give God spiritual obedience before we are spiritually regenerate is to overthrow the gospel and the faith of the universal church in all ages." - John Owen

"Everything in all creation responds in obedience to the Creator... until we get to you and me. We have the audacity to look God in the face and say, "No."" - David Platt

"I believe Christians often perceive obedience to God as some test designed just to see if we"re really committed to Him. But what if it's designed as God's way of giving us what's best for us?" - Craig Groeschel

"All men who give up themselves in obedience unto God, they are received in Christ's obedience, viz. in the fulfilling of the obedience, the Jew and the Christian, and so likewise the heathen who has neither the law nor Gospel." - Jakob Bohme

"After the knowledge of, and obedience to, the will of God, the next aim must be to know something of His attributes of wisdom, power and goodness as evidenced by His handiwork." - James Prescott Joule

"The severest prosecutions have never been followed by revelations changing a divine law, obedience to which brought imprisonment or martyrdom. Though I go to prison, God will not change his law of celestial marriage." - Lorenzo Snow

"If you desire anything less for yourself than absolute obedience to God, a life of total devotion to the Lord, a life of absolute sin-less-ness - if you desire anything less, you are fighting against God's desire for you." - Sinclair B. Ferguson

"It is a vain thought to flee from the work that God appoints us, for the sake of finding a greater blessing, instead of seeking it where alone it is to be found - in loving obedience." - George Eliot

"Faith and character are intimately related. Faith in the power of obedience to the commandments of God will forge strength of character available to you in times of urgent need." - Richard G Scott

"In short, Christians in general are everywhere denominated the servants and the children of God, and are required to serve him with that submissive obedience, and that affectionate promptitude of duty, which belong to those endearing relations." - William Wilberforce

"But God, who is able to prevail, wrestled with him, as the Angel did with Jacob, and marked him; marked him for his own; marked him with a blessing, a blessing of obedience to the motions of his blessed Spirit." - Izaak Walton

"Let it ever be remembered that genuine faith in Christ will ever be productive of good works; for this faith worketh by love, as the apostle says, and love to God always produces obedience to his holy laws." - Adam Clarke



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