J. Gresham Machen

Modern culture is a mighty force. It is either subservient to the gospel or else it is the deadliest enemy of the gospel – J. Gresham Machen

I’m so thankful for the active obedience of Christ. No hope without it – J. Gresham Machen

False ideas are the greatest obstacles to the reception of the gospel – J. Gresham Machen

The doctrine of God and the doctrine of man are the two great presuppositions of the gospel – J. Gresham Machen

The gospel does not abrogate God’s law, but it makes men love it with all their hearts – J. Gresham Machen

Indifferentism about doctrine makes no heroes of the faith – J. Gresham Machen

A low view of law always brings legalism in religion; a high view of law makes a man a seeker after grace – J. Gresham Machen

Christianity is the religion of the broken heart – J. Gresham Machen

Justification by faith is an answer to the greatest personal question ever asked by a human soul: How shall I be right with God? – J. Gresham Machen

Emancipation from the blessed will of God always involves bondage to some worse taskmaster – J. Gresham Machen

Jesus came to earth not to say something, but to do something; He was primarily not a teacher, but a Redeemer – J. Gresham Machen

Christianity for Paul was not only a life, but also a doctrine, and logically the doctrine came first – J. Gresham Machen

The more we know of God the more unreservedly we will trust Him – J. Gresham Machen

The ignorance of the Church is explained by the failure of the Christian family as an educational institution – J. Gresham Machen

The Church must seek to conquer not only every man, but also the whole of man – J. Gresham Machen