25 Top Quotes from J. C. Ryle

One neat thing about the blogosphere is the increasing accessibility to old gospel resources that would otherwise be buried in libraries. Case in point: J.C. Ryle Quotes.

This blog is a repository of Christ-centered content from the nineteenth-century Bishop of Liverpool — who was also the subject of John Piper's recent biographical message at the Desiring God Conference for Pastors.

In a recent post, Erik Kowalker highlights the top 25 posts over the past few years:

  1. 5 Dangers For Young Men
  2. 9 Lessons From God Concerning Sickness
  3. 7 Marks of a Right Heart Before God
  4. 5 Tips For Raising Godly Children
  5. 8 Symptoms of False Doctrine
  6. 5 Marks of True Repentance
  7. 8 Profitable Ways to Read the Bible
  8. 4 Great Doctrines to Always Keep in Mind
  9. To Be A True Christian Will Cost You
  10. Loving Christ…Practically
  11. Do Not Be Surprised if the World Hates You
  12. 7 Thoughts on Reading the Bible
  13. 4 Costs of Becoming a Christian
  14. 3 Simple Rules For Listening to a Sermon
  15. 6 Marks of Regeneration
  16. The 110th Anniversary of J. C. Ryle’s Death
  17. The Personal Bible Reading of J. C. Ryle
  18. Come to Jesus
  19. 5 Gospel Warnings
  20. The Great Cloud of Witnesses
  21. The Reality of Hell
  22. Do Not Tolerate False Doctrine
  23. 5 Marks of a Forgiven Soul
  24. Making Church Attendance a Priority
  25. 5 Essential Doctrines to Believe In

Jonathan Parnell (@jonathanparnell) is a writer and content strategist at Desiring God. He lives in the Twin Cities with his wife, Melissa, and their four children, and is the co-author of How to Stay Christian in Seminary.