John Nelson Darby Quotes on god

Among the children of God, it was they who were most able to rightly divide the word of truth... view

By: John Nelson Darby

I go farther, and say, that it is plainly our duty to desire pastors and teachers to take the care of such congregations, and that God did raise up such in the church as we see it in the word... view

By: John Nelson Darby

God is sufficient in all ages for His church... view

By: John Nelson Darby

The Reformation did not directly touch the question of the true character of God's church... view

By: John Nelson Darby

This truth of the gathering together of God's children is in Scripture seen realised in various localities, and in each central locality the Christians resident therein composed but one body: Scripture is perfectly clear on that head... view

By: John Nelson Darby

I had always owned them to be the Word of God... the careful reading of the Acts afforded me a practical picture of the early church.. view

By: John Nelson Darby

I know that those who esteem these little organised associations to be the churches of God, see nothing but mere meetings of men in every other gathering of God's children... view

By: John Nelson Darby

It is the desire of our hearts, and as we believe God's will under this dispensation, that all the children of God should be gathered together as such, and, consequently, as not of the world... view

By: John Nelson Darby

Nationalism - in other words, the dividing of the church into bodies - consisting of such and such a nation, is a novelty, not above three centuries old, although many dear children of God are found dwelling in it... view

By: John Nelson Darby

Some respected and beloved brethren insist that the forming and organising of churches is, according to God's will, the only means of finding blessing in the midst of that confusion which is acknowledged to exist... view

By: John Nelson Darby