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52 Quotes about God’s Goodness: Wise Words to Reconnect with Your Faith

Dayna Remus
Jan 22, 2023
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Christianity, with its many denominations, is a prevalent worldwide religion, with many believing in an Almighty God filled with goodness and love. The following 52 quotes may deepen your faith if you are a Christian. If not, it is an exciting look into the world of Christianity.

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Many Christians come to a particular stage in their religious journey when they begin questioning what they were taught. As they learn to navigate the unknown, this can be a scary time.

Two paths generally lay before them. One is that they eventually leave their religion entirely or turn away from Christianity to another religion, spirituality, agnosticism, atheism, or some other belief system. The second is that this road eventually leads to a deepening of their belief.

If you're Christian, these 52 quotes below could evoke a sense of connection to your faith.

Charles Spurgeon’s quote: "Remember the goodness of God in the frost of adversity." | Image: AmoDays

Charles Spurgeon’s quote: "Remember the goodness of God in the frost of adversity." | Image: AmoDays

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Remembering the Goodness of God While Lost in the Dark Quotes

"When we are broken because of increased hardship, we simply have to trust in the goodness of God." Steve Farrar

"In the darkest night to be certain of the dawn...to go through Hell and to continue to trust in the goodness of Godthis is the challenge and the way." — Abraham Joshua Heschel

"When trouble comes, focus on God's ability to care for you." — Charles Stanley

"Remember the goodness of God in the frost of adversity." — Charles Spurgeon

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"Never give up hope. All things are working for your good. One day, you'll look back on everything you've been through and thank God for it." ― Germany Kent

Steve Farrar’s quote: "When we are broken because of increased hardship, we simply have to trust in the goodness of God." | Image: AmoDays

Steve Farrar’s quote: "When we are broken because of increased hardship, we simply have to trust in the goodness of God." | Image: AmoDays

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The Goodness of God and His Unconditional Love Quotes

"God is love. He doesn't just stand for it. He is the perfect example of what love is." S. Levine

"But here's the mystery: God loves that face in the mirror, that loser staring back at me. He loves losersand he uses the unusable." Daniel Hochhalter

"God is love. God proved His love not by His needing of us, but by His giving to us." T.D. Jakes

"When we do not measure up to the standards we have set for ourselves, we become discouraged. But we have to realize that God is not discouraged with us." K. P. Yohannan

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"In our own lives, it's okay to make mistakes and be confused, anxious, and stressed. It's normal, and God still loves us." Mona M. Hanna

Mary DeKok Blowers’ quote: "God loves you and offers a wonderful plan for your life." | Image: AmoDays

Mary DeKok Blowers’ quote: "God loves you and offers a wonderful plan for your life." | Image: AmoDays

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"God doesn't start out tasting like tutti-frutti and end up tasting like stinky socks...Love is good, and love tastes like good." ― Catherine Toon

"Understand that God is always faithful in His love for you." — Karen Middleton

"When you realize that you are deeply loved by God, it enables you to love deeply." — Marty Cauley

"God loves you and offers a wonderful plan for your life." — Mary DeKok Blowers

Marty Cauley’s quote: "When you realize that you are deeply loved by God, it enables you to love deeply." | Image: AmoDays

Marty Cauley’s quote: "When you realize that you are deeply loved by God, it enables you to love deeply." | Image: AmoDays

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"Before anybody can even come to understand or even show love to another person in a relationship is to know that God is love, which is the ultimate key to unlock all other love." John Franks

Practicing Faith and Praying Quotes

"If God has done what you think he should do, trust him. If God doesn't do what you think he should do, trust him. If you pray and believe God for a miracle and he does it, trust him. If your worst nightmare comes true, believe he is sovereign. Believe he is good." ― Craig Groeschel

"Thank God for your daily bread. God is all-sufficient and a great provider." Lailah Gifty Akita

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"The phrases of the Lord's Prayer are words we pray, not always because we believe them, but because we want to believe them." ― Jen Pollock Michel

Lailah GiftyAkita’s quote: “My life is filled with great excitement for the goodness of the Lord.” | Image: AmoDays

Lailah GiftyAkita’s quote: “My life is filled with great excitement for the goodness of the Lord.” | Image: AmoDays

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"Remembering the goodness of God in the past will help us in seasons where it's harder to see Him." Esther Fleece

"Mornings are considered the perfect time to pray. It is when you get a fresh start and just meditate on the goodness of God in your life." — Rebecca Small

"Faith is a free surrender and a joyous wager on the unseen, unknown, untested goodness of God." Martin Luther

"Faith is a simple believing in and confidence in Love and His goodness toward us." ― Catherine Toon

"This is true faith, a living confidence in the goodness of God." — Martin Luther

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Quote from the Bible, Nahum 1:7: "The Lord is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; and He knows those who trust in Him." | Image: AmoDays

Quote from the Bible, Nahum 1:7: "The Lord is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; and He knows those who trust in Him." | Image: AmoDays

"Praise consists in the love of God, in wonder at the goodness of God, in recognition of the gifts of God, in seeing God in all things He gives us, ay, and even in the things that He refuses to us; so as to see our whole life in the light of God; and seeing this, to bless Him, adore Him, and glorify Him." — Henry Edward Manning

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"...the goodness of God is the highest object of prayer, and it reaches down to our lowest need." Julian of Norwich

"Whatever may be the mysteries of life and death, there is one mystery which the cross of Christ reveals to us, and that is the infinite and absolute goodness of God. Let all the rest remain a mystery so long as the mystery of the cross of Christ gives us faith for all the rest." Charles Kingsley

Quotes Directly from the Bible

"Teach me to do Your will, for You are my God; Your Spirit is good. Lead me in the land of uprightness." Psalm 143:10

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"The Lord is good, a stronghold in the day of trouble; and He knows those who trust in Him." — Nahum 1:7

Quotes from the Bible John 3:16: "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life." | Image: AmoDays

Quotes from the Bible John 3:16: "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life." | Image: AmoDays

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"Oh, how abundant is your goodness, which you have stored up for those who fear you and worked for those who take refuge in you, in the sight of the children of mankind!" — Psalm 31:19

"For everything created by God is good, and nothing is to be rejected if it is received with thanksgiving." 1 Timothy 4:4

"Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good; for His steadfast love endures forever!" – 1 Chronicles 16:34

"The Lord, the Lord God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abounding in goodness and truth." Exodus 34:6

"The Lord is good to all, and his mercy is over all that he has made." – Psalm 145:9

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Martin Luther’s quote: “This is true faith, a living confidence in the goodness of God.” | Image: AmoDays

Martin Luther’s quote: “This is true faith, a living confidence in the goodness of God.” | Image: AmoDays

"For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life." — John 3:16

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More Goodness of God Quotes

"For God is good―or rather, of all goodness, He is the Fountainhead." ― Athanasius of Alexandria

"If we all knew who God really was and what he really wanted for each and every one of us, we would all know that only a fool could really deny him." ― Criss Jami

"They may throw sticks, stones, or bricks, but nothing they do will hurt you. You are protected by God. He is forever got you covered, and the enemy is defeated. Their hatred towards you is a reflection of the evilness on their inside, which is slowly destroying them. A person like that must deal with the matters of their heart." ― Amaka Imani Nkosazana

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"A saint is not someone who is good but who experiences the goodness of God." — Brennan Manning

Criss Jami’s quote: "If we all knew who God really was and what he really wanted for each and every one of us, we would all know that only a fool could really deny him.” | Image: AmoDays

Criss Jami’s quote: "If we all knew who God really was and what he really wanted for each and every one of us, we would all know that only a fool could really deny him.” | Image: AmoDays

"Joy is a quiet gladness of heart as one contemplates the goodness of God's saving grace in Christ Jesus." John Calvin

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"God is good to me, even when life doesn't feel good to me." Lysa TerKeurst

"Because God is gracious and loving by nature, He has offered us hope beyond this world." John Stange

"My life is filled with great excitement for the goodness of the Lord." ― Lailah GiftyAkita

"He created the flavors! He created the colors. He created it all, and he did it all out of the overflow of his perfections. It's not like he was thinking, 'Oh, I've got some fajita flavoring over here. I know: let's put it on the cow and the chicken.' He created the avocado to have a certain flavor; he created the skirt steak, the fillet, and the tenderloin to have certain flavors. That was God's doing. So every aspect of creation, from the largest galaxy to the tiniest burst of flavor in food or drink or seasoning, radiates the goodness of God." Matt Chandler

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Quotes from the Bible John 3:16: "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life." | Image: AmoDays

Quotes from the Bible John 3:16: "For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life." | Image: AmoDays

"To be grateful is to recognize the Love of God in everything He has given usand He has given us everything. Every breath we draw is a gift of His love; every moment of existence is a grace, for it brings with it immense graces from Him. Gratitude, therefore, takes nothing for granted, is never unresponsive, is constantly awakening to new wonder and to praise of the goodness of God. For the grateful person knows that God is good, not by hearsay but by experience. And that is what makes all the difference." — Thomas Merton

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"The goodness of God is infinitely more wonderful than we will ever be able to comprehend." ― Aiden Wilson Tozer

"Do not look for evil. Look for the goodness of God all around you. As you look for signs of His Presence, many more opportunities will occur for you to bless people and share God's true nature." Graham Cooke

"With the goodness of God to desire our highest welfare, the wisdom of God to plan it, and the power of God to achieve it, what do we lack? Surely we are the most favored of all creatures." Aiden Wilson Tozer

"This is part of the infinite goodness of God, that He should allow evil to exist, and out of it produce good." ― Thomas Aquinas

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Thomas Aquinas’ quote: "This is part of the infinite goodness of God, that He should allow evil to exist, and out of it produce good." | Image: AmoDays

Thomas Aquinas’ quote: "This is part of the infinite goodness of God, that He should allow evil to exist, and out of it produce good." | Image: AmoDays

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"It is by the goodness of God that in our country we have those three unspeakably precious things: freedom of speech, freedom of conscience, and the prudence never to practice either of them." ― Mark Twain

"The very first temptation in the history of mankind was the temptation to be discontent...that is exactly what discontent(ment) isa questioning of the goodness of God." Jerry Bridges

"My life is filled with great excitement for the goodness of the Lord." ― Lailah Gifty Akita

"God's goodness is the root of all goodness." William Tyndale

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Athanasius of Alexandria’s quote: "For God is good―or rather, of all goodness, He is the Fountainhead." | Image: AmoDays

Athanasius of Alexandria’s quote: "For God is good―or rather, of all goodness, He is the Fountainhead." | Image: AmoDays

Religious or not. Christian or not. There is no denying that the idea of an almighty, unconditionally loving, and omnipresent being is comforting and encouraging.

It is, after all, a human need to feel loved, so it makes sense that many subscribe to Christianity. However, others may choose different paths, and they may try to find this unconditional love within themselves.

If you are one of these individuals, try these 125 self-worth quotes to help you on your journey to inner acceptance.

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