Loren C. Dunn quotes

  • The witness of the Holy Ghost is even more compelling than the witness of sight. As members of the Church, we become witnesses of the Savior and the truthfulness of this work not only in word but also in keeping our covenants and in how we treat others and in how we live our everyday lives.
    -- Loren C. Dunn

    #Sight #Everyday #Church

  • We are not entirely sure of the meaning of all of the symbolic stones and their placement. Neither Joseph Smith nor Brigham Young said too much about these. Brigham Young said, “Figures (symbols) are reduced to reality, and realities are exhibited by figures, and those who have the Spirit and understand, derive great comfort and consolation from that source.
    -- Loren C. Dunn

    #Reality #Comfort #Stones

  • I think of the words of the prophet . . . : And now, after the many testimonies which have been given of Him, this is the testimony, last of all, that we give of Him: That He lives.
    -- Loren C. Dunn

    #Life #Thinking #Giving

  • I know that God our Father is in this work in great congregations . . . and in the smallest branch and the smallest congregation.
    -- Loren C. Dunn

    #Father #Work #Branches

  • Considered as a mere question of physics, (and keeping all moral considerations entirely out of sight,) the appearance of man is a geological phenomenon of vast importance, indirectly modifying the whole surface of the earth, breaking in upon any supposition of zoological continuity, and utterly unaccounted for by what we have any right to call the laws of nature.

  • For there is no defense for a man who, in the excess of his wealth, has kicked the great altar of Justice out of sight.

  • Maybe I’m just farsighted. The further away something is, the better I can see it but once it gets close, I lose sight of it.

  • You have to love what you do to want to do it everyday.

  • Our words can have power that we don’t think we have in everyday life. Anyone can make a difference!

  • It gets tiring, doing the same thing everyday.

  • I believe the collapse of the House of Windsor is tied in with the collapse of the Church of England.

  • It's not enough to attend church and pray every Sunday; you have to act.

  • Do you recall the laughter of the Philistines at the helpless Sampson? You can hear the echo of that laughter to-day, as the church, shorn of her strength by her own sin, is an object of ridicule to the world, who cry in derision, "Where is your boasted triumph and your Millennial glory?

  • Lutheranism restricted itself to an exclusively ecclesiastical and theological character, while Calvinism put its impress in and outside the church upon every aspect of human life.