Phillips Brooks Quotes on the Great Easter Truth

“The great Easter truth is not that we are to live newly after death – that is not the great thing – but that…we are to, and may, live nobly now because we are to live forever.”

~ Phillips Brooks


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Phillips Brooks

Phillips Brooks was an American Episcopal clergyman and author, long the Rector of Boston's Trinity Church and briefly Bishop of Massachusetts, and particularly remembered as lyricist of the Christmas hymn, "O Little Town of Bethlehem". Born: 13 December 1835, Died: 23 January 1893.

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