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Top 53 Archbishop Quotes

#1. I'm troubled by how much I like Rowan Williams. I think it reveals character flaws in myself that I'd rather not think about. The softly spoken soon-to-be-former Archbishop of Canterbury is my secret crush, my weird pash, and my guilty pleasure. - Author: Robert Webb
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#2. earls of Mercia and Northumbria, declared for him: and even Stigand, the patriotic archbishop of Canterbury, found it advisable--"' 'Found what?' said the Duck. 'Found it,' the Mouse replied rather crossly: 'of course - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#3. I was born on the 5th April 1942. On Good Friday. Round about crucifixion time. Archbishop Ussher, a man for dates, who calculated that the world began on September 27th 4004 BC, says the crucifixion took place at three o'clock in the afternoon on Good Friday in the year 33 AD. I was right on time. - Author: Peter Greenaway
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#4. I have, alas, only one illusion left, and that is the Archbishop of Canterbury. - Author: Sydney Smith
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#5. It is a true saying of good Archbishop Leighton: 'The way of sin is down hill; a man cannot stop when he would. - Author: J.C. Ryle
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#6. When you get Richard Dawkins yapping menopausally at some poor hamstrung old archbishop, while we dismantle our environment due to the materialistic, pessimistic principles that the atheistic tyranny of the day is tacitly sponsoring, it is time to look for a new story. - Author: Russell Brand
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#7. The advantage to being a wicked bastard is that everyone pesters the Lord on your behalf; if volume of prayers from my saintly enemies means anything, I'll be saved when the Archbishop of Canterbury is damned. It's a comforting thought. - Author: George MacDonald Fraser
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#8. Well the wedding in the words of the Archbishop of Canterbury was a fairy tale and there was a huge public impress, investment of goodwill, affection and indeed money in this Institution. It was a huge success at the time. - Author: Anthony Holden
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#9. Is the Archbishop's blessing any more meaningful than the Politician's handshake? The come, they go, with bigger things than us on their minds. - Author: Edward Abbey
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#10. ARCHBISHOP WHATELY has told us that "Not to undeceive, is to deceive"; - Author: John Denham Parsons
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#11. Did not i say that things would come right of themselves? said the Bishop. Then he added, with a smile, To him who contents himself with the surplice of a curate, God sends the cope of an archbishop. Monseigneur, murmured the cure, throwing back his head with a smile. God or the Devil. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#12. The archbishop of St. Andrews threatened that if Knox preached, he would be shot on sight. Knox preached anyway, from Perth to Fife and beyond. As a result, the summer of 1559 saw an extraordinary revival spread throughout Scotland.59 - Author: Douglas Bond
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#13. What I think is that we in the church - and especially I as an Archbishop - I'm responsible for maintaining our rules, and making sure we hold to unity in the Body of Christ. - Author: George Carey
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#14. The realm of God is dangerous. You must enter into it and not just seek information about it - Author: Archbishop Anthony Bloom
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#15. To suggest that God specifically created a worm to torture small African children is blasphemy as far as I can see. The Archbishop of Canterbury doesn't believe that. - Author: David Attenborough
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#16. Church files lawsuit over communion wafers: Oklahoma's Catholic Archbishop filed a lawsuit on Wednesday to halt the use of what he said were stolen communion wafers destined for a satanic black mass ceremony to be held next month in Oklahoma City. - Author: Anonymous
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#17. What I worry about and don't like is the way in which the ideology of multiculturalism has declined into cultural relativism. I think that's very dangerous. When the Archbishop of Canterbury, for God's sake, says that you can't have one law for everybody ... that's stupid. - Author: Salman Rushdie
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#18. Archbishop - A Christian ecclesiastic of a rank superior to that attained by Christ. - Author: H.L. Mencken
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#19. Observations. Therefore, the entire archbishop's residence, from the bedroom to the dining room, was bugged with listening devices. The communists were rather clumsy about it, pretending to show up as random technicians who needed to work on the phone lines or electrical system. - Author: Jason Evert
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#20. I am shy to admit that I have followed the advice given all those years ago by a wise archbishop to a bewildered young man: that moments of unbelief 'don't matter,' that if you return to a practice of the faith, faith will return. - Author: A. N. Wilson
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#21. Archbishop: "God is with us!"
William the Great : "Bishop, if God is with us, then he is not with them, congratulations!
We are victorious! - Author: Arash Pakravesh
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#22. Archbishop James Ussher of the Church of Ireland made a careful study of the Bible and other historical sources and concluded, in a hefty tome called Annals of the Old Testament, that the Earth had been created at midday on 23 October 4004 BC, an assertion - Author: Bill Bryson
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#23. It is through prayer that we destroy the kingdom of Darkness and enforce the judgment written that the Gates of Hell shall not prevail - Prayer Moves God, Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams - Author: Archbishop Duncan-Williams
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#24. According to the Archbishop and the Dalai Lama, when we see how little we really need - love and connection - then all the getting and grasping that we thought was so essential to our well-being takes its rightful place and no longer becomes the focus or the obsession of our lives. We - Author: Dalai Lama XIV
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#25. Romney sounds like he wants to be the nice uncle in a sitcom, Santorum sounds like he wants to be a twelfth-century archbishop, Gingrich sounds like he wants to go to outer space, and Paul sounds like he came from there. - Author: John Barnes
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#26. To say to a rich man: You are poor! is to tell the Archbishop of Granada that his sermons are worthless. - Author: Honore De Balzac
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#27. A butler in an English household should, however, be English, and as much like an archbishop as possible. - Author: Ada Leverson
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#28. Christianity happens when men and women accept with unwavering trust that their sins have been not only forgiven, but forgotten, washed away in the blood of the Lamb. Thus, my friend archbishop Joe Reia says, A sad Christian is a phony Christian, and a guilty Christian is no Christian at all. - Author: Brennan Manning
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#29. When I pray, coincidences happen," said Archbishop William Temple; "when I don't, they don't. - Author: Philip Yancey
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#30. It was the afternoon of my eighty-first birthday, and I was in bed with my catamite when Ali announced that the archbishop had come to see me. - Author: Anthony Burgess
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#31. Here again is one grand element of a preacher's success. He must labour by all means to be understood. It was a wise saying of Archbishop Usher, To make easy things seem hard is every man's work; but to make hard things easy is the work of a great preacher. - Author: J.C. Ryle
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#32. In my time as Archbishop of Canterbury I've seen a growing sense of unity and mission. - Author: George Carey
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#33. We can be only too grateful that an Archbishop of Braga should have immersed himself so deeply in theological speculation, armed and equipped as he was for war, with his coat of mail, his broadsword dangling from the - Author: Jose Saramago
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#34. There are many things that can only be seen through eyes that have cried - Author: Oscar A. Romero
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#35. Even when I was Archbishop of Wales and working with new bishops, I used to say, not realising quite how true it was, 'One of the things you will do as a bishop is disappoint people'. - Author: Rowan Williams
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#36. Archbishop Fulton Sheen once said that if the United States continued to kill life at its beginnings with abortion, at its mid-day with the handicapped, and at twilight with euthanasia, it would lead to the catastrophic midnight of nuclear war. - Author: Kelly Bowring
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#37. An archbishop is an ecclesiastical dignitary one point holier than a bishop. - Author: Ambrose Bierce
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#38. I think there's a mythology that if you want to change the world, you have to be sainted, like Mother Teresa or Nelson Mandela or Archbishop Desmond Tutu. Ordinary people with lives that go up and down and around in circles can still contribute to change. - Author: Jody Williams
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#39. After the war, prompted by the Cardinal Archbishop of Paris, I entered Parliament so that a priest could speak out for the poor, as canon law at that time still permitted. - Author: Abbe Pierre
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#40. In New York, Catholic groups have forced an art gallery to shut down an exhibition of a six-foot image of Jesus in chocolate. So, the Archbishop of New York was very upset. He said, 'It is appalling to make Jesus out of food! Now, if you'll excuse me, I have to go bake some communion wafers.' - Author: Bill Maher
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#41. The Dalai Lama took the Archbishop's hand, and then they were more eight than eighty, laughing and making jokes together as they strolled toward the terminal, yellow umbrella sheltering above them. Even - Author: Dalai Lama XIV
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#42. No one, I fancy, would discredit a story that the Archbishop of Canterbury slipped on a banana skin merely because he found that a similar comic mishap had been reported of many people, and especially of elderly gentlemen of dignity. - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#43. When I asked the archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, "Is God in cyberspace?" he joked at first that God must be in cyberspace because every time he is in the London subway, "I hear people saying into their cell phones, 'Oh God, why doesn't this work!'" Here - Author: Thomas L. Friedman
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#44. My grandmother was utterly convinced I'd wind up as the Archbishop of Canterbury. And, to be honest, I've never entirely ruled it out. - Author: Hugh Grant
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#45. But I thought I might have to go to church on Sunday, and although the Archbishop has said one needn't, I still think that the more old-fashioned clergy expect one to wear a hat. But - Author: Agatha Christie
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#46. In our times, significantly, the three outstanding voices against violence have been silenced by murder - Mahatma Gandhi in India, Archbishop Romero in El Salvador, and Dr. Martin Luther King, here at home. - Author: Millicent Fenwick
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#47. The next day he went to the archbishop and told him that he was resolved to go out into the world to preach the gospel of God's unending mercy. - Author: C. G. Jung
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#48. Charismatics have seen pictures of Pope Francis when he was Archbishop of Buenos Aires praying and asking Protestant pastors to pray for him. His friendship towards the charismatic renewal is there. - Author: Ralph Martin
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#49. My English is a mixture between Arnold Schwarzenegger and Archbishop Tutu. - Author: Billy Wilder
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#50. PRIMATE, n. The head of a church, especially a State church supported by involuntary contributions. The Primate of England is the Archbishop of Canterbury, an amiable old gentleman, who occupies Lambeth Palace when living and Westminster Abbey when dead. He is commonly dead. - Author: Ambrose Bierce
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#51. The right relation between prayer and conduct," wrote Archbishop Temple, "is not that conduct is supremely important and prayer may help it, but that prayer is supremely important and conduct tests it. - Author: Swami Prabhavananda
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#52. If people want a sense of purpose they should get it from their archbishop. They should certainly not get it from their politicians. - Author: Harold Macmillan
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#53. Archbishop Romero of El Salvador was a member of the Salvadoran aristocracy. He could not have risen to the top of the church hierarchy otherwise. But after he began voicing critical remarks about the war and concerned comments about the poor, he was assassinated. - Author: Michael Parenti
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