Lactantius Quotes on god

But God, who is immortal, has no need of difference of sex, nor of succession... view

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But God, who is the Eternal Mind, is undoubtedly of excellence, complete and perfect in every part... view

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Cicero, in his treatise concerning the Nature of the Gods, having said that three Jupiters were enumerated by theologians, adds that the third was of Crete, the son of Saturn, and that his tomb is shown in that island... view

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For if God is a title of the highest power, He must be incorruptible, perfect, incapable of suffering, and subject to no other being.. view

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For if the honour paid to Him is shared by others, He altogether ceases to be worshipped, since His religion requires us to believe that He is the one and only God... view

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Therefore, if the gods are immortal and eternal, what need is there of the other sex, when they themselves do not require succession, since they are always about to exist?.. view

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Therefore God is one, if that which admits of so great power can be nothing else: and yet those who deem that there are many gods, say that they have divided their functions among themselves.. view

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The prophets, who were very many, proclaim and declare the one God.. view

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The poets, therefore, however much they adorned the gods in their poems, and amplified their exploits with the highest praises, yet very frequently confess that all things are held together and governed by one spirit or mind... view

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