Faith in Action Quotes

"Give to the one who asks you, and do not turn away from the one who wants to borrow from you."
- Matthew 5:4

"Everything is possible for the one who believes."
- Mark 9:23

Students walking out of Palm Sunday mass

"Be on your guard, stand firm in the faith, be courageous, be strong."
- 1 Corinthians 16:13

"It is not the magnitude of our actions but the amount of love that is put into them that matters."
- Mother Teresa

"Therefore, go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit."
- Matthew 28:17

"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."
- Martin Luther King Jr.

"What does the Lord require?
Only to act justly
and to love mercy,
and to walk humbly with your God."
- Micah 6:8

"How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world."
- Anne Frank

"For everything there is a season, and a time for every purpose under the heaven."
- Ecclesiastes 3:1

Xavier student lifing heavy boxes while doing volunteer work

"The glory of life comes not from the things we can command but from the things that we can reverence."
- Goethe

"Faith is a beam radiating from the face of God."
- St. John Eudes

"Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead."
- Louisa May Alcott

"Faith is the strength by which a shattered world shall emerge into the light."
- Helen Keller

"It is this belief in a power larger than myself and other than myself which allows me to venture into the unknown and even the unknowable."
- Maya Angelou

"What is to give light must endure the burning."
- Eleanor Roosevelt

"In God's eyes our words have only the value of our actions."
- St. Ignatius Loyola

"Faithfulness in little things is a big thing."
- St. John Chrysostom

"Where two or three come together in my name, I am there with them."
- Matthew 18:20

"Faith is the bird that feels the light and sings when the dawn is still dark."
- Rabindranath Tagore

"Each activity of daily life in which we stretch ourselves on behalf of others is a prayer in action."
- Richard J. Foster

People lifting heavy boxes out of a truck

"God has not called me to be successful; God has called me to be faithful."
- Mother Teresa

"Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you."
- St. Augustine

"Prayer is nothing else than being on terms of friendship with God."
- St. Teresa of Avila





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