Holy

Famous quotes containing the word holy:

    The peace of God, which passeth all understanding.
    —Bible: New Testament St. Paul, in Philippians, 4:7.

    The words are also used in the Book of Common Prayer, Holy Communion (1662)

    The angel said to her, “The Holy Spirit will come upon you, and the power of the Most High will overshadow you; therefore the child to be born will be holy; he will be called Son of God.”
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 1:35.

    You who love wild passions, flee the holy austerity of my pleasures. All here breathes of God, peace and truth.
    Jean Racine (1639–1699)