A blog of quotes from Godly Dead Guys like Charles Spurgeon, JC Ryle, William Wilberforce, Jeremiah Burroughs, John Owen, Matthew Henry, Ichabod Spencer and many others - as long as they were Godly and are now dead.
Friday, March 21, 2014
The Very Soul of Prayer - Thomas Brooks
The very soul of prayer lies in the pouring out of a man's soul before the Lord, though it be but in sighs, groans, and tears. One sigh and groan from a broken heart is better pleasing to God than all human eloquence.
Thomas Brooks 1608-1680
Taken from the book Smooth Stones taken from Ancient Brooks: Selections from the Writings of Thomas Brooks