Brennan Manning was a Catholic priest who wrote many books about God’s love for us.
Brennan Manning Quotes
That which is denied cannot be healed. ~ Brennan Manning.
The litmus test of our love for God is our love of neighbor. ~ Brennan Manning.
You will trust God to the degree you know you are loved by Him. ~ Brennan Manning.
I have been seized by the power of a great affection. ~ Brennan Manning.
Prayer is first and foremost an act of love. ~ Brennan Manning.
God loves you unconditionally, as you are and not as you should be, because nobody is as they should be. ~ Brennan Manning.
A ragamuffin knows he’s only a beggar at the door of God’s mercy. ~ Brennan Manning.
Best Brennan Manning Quotes
The ancient spiritual tradition is that God gives himself fully to us in silence and solitude. ~ Brennan Manning.
In human beings, love is a quality, a high-prized virtue; in God, love is His identity. ~ Brennan Manning.
My deepest awareness of myself is that I am deeply loved by Jesus Christ and I have done nothing to earn it or deserve it. ~ Brennan Manning.
Our hearts of stone become hearts of flesh when we learn where the outcast weeps. ~ Brennan Manning.
Our identity rests in God’s relentless tenderness for us revealed in Jesus Christ. ~ Brennan Manning.
The Christian with depth is the person who has failed and who has learned to live with it. ~ Brennan Manning.
Define yourself radically as one beloved by God. This is the true self. Every other identity is illusion. ~ Brennan Manning.
The Good News of the gospel of grace cries out: We are all, equally, privileged but unentitled beggars at the door of God’s mercy! ~ Brennan Manning.
Powerful Brennan Manning Quotes
I could more easily contain Niagara Falls in a teacup than I can comprehend the wild, uncontainable love of God. ~ Brennan Manning.
A saint is not someone who is good but who experiences the goodness of God. ~ Brennan Manning.
The deepest desire of our hearts is for union for God. God created us for union with himself. This is the original purpose of our lives. ~ Brennan Manning.
Grace is sufficient even though we huff and puff with all our might to try and find something or someone that it cannot cover. Grace is enough. ~ Brennan Manning.
To lend each other a hand when we’re falling, perhaps that’s the only work that matters in the end. ~ Brennan Manning.
There is a beautiful transparency to honest disciples who never wear a false face and do not pretend to be anything but who they are. ~ Brennan Manning.
In every encounter we either give life or we drain it; there is no neutral exchange. ~ Brennan Manning.
Great Brennan Manning Quotes
The ragamuffin gospel says we can’t lose, because we have nothing to lose. ~ Brennan Manning.
How glorious the splendor of a human heart that trusts that it is loved! ~ Brennan Manning.
When a man or woman is truly honest, it is virtually impossible to insult them personally. ~ Brennan Manning.
Our culture says that ruthless competition is the key to success. Jesus says that ruthless compassion is the purpose of our journey. ~ Brennan Manning.
We even refuse to be our true self with God- and then wonder why we lack intimacy with him. ~ Brennan Manning.
I asked for wonder, and He gave it to me. ~ Brennan Manning.
Faithfulness requires the courage to risk everything on Jesus, the willingness to keep growing, and the readiness to risk failure throughout our lives. ~ Brennan Manning.
The temptation of the age is to look good without being good. ~ Brennan Manning.
Famous Brennan Manning Quotes
Ruthless trust ultimately comes down to this: faith in the person of Jesus and hope in his promise. ~ Brennan Manning.
The only kind of love that helps anyone grow is unconditional love. ~ Brennan Manning.
In Love’s service, only wounded soldiers can serve. ~ Brennan Manning.
Real freedom is freedom from the opinions of others. Above all, freedom from your opinions about yourself. ~ Brennan Manning.
Letting ourselves be loved by God is more important than loving God. ~ Brennan Manning.
Craving clarity, we attempt to eliminate the risk of trusting God. ~ Brennan Manning.
We are made for God, and nothing less will ever satisfy us. ~ Brennan Manning.
So these were the 37 quotes by Brennan Manning.
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