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       Quotations from the writings of Ellen G. White with the word . . .

                 s t a n d a r d        (  6  RELATED  PHRASES )                     

        The word "Standard"  appears 5,188  times in the writings of Ellen White                        See page on Original website                                                 The word "standards" appears xx4 times in the writings of EGW

           +     God's standard  (  )   >   Bible standard  (  )

           +     Holy standard  (  )   >   divine standard  (  )  

           +     Human standard  (  )

           +     lift up a standard  (  )

               When we reach the standard  ( 2 )

           +    world's standard  (  )   >  

          +     standard-bearer   (  )  >


                                       Standard  of   .  .  .     ( appears  - -  times )                                          

                  +     standard of morality  (  )   >   ( see moral standard )

                  +     Standard of perfection  (  )   >  Reach the standard of perfection  ( 21 )   

                  +     standard of righteousness  ( 395 )   >   meet the standard of righteousness  (  )

                  +    standard of spirituality  (  )   >  Lower the standard of spirituality  ( 8 )

                  +    standard of truth  (  )  >   (see favorite below )


                                       High   Standard     ( appears  - -  times )  --   Low   standard                                         

                      high standard  (  )  >   higher standard  (  )   >   highest standard  (  )

                  +    Lower the standard  (  )   >   lower the standard of Righteousness  (  )
                                      >  Lower the standard in order to secure popularity  

                  +    without a standard  ( 5 )   >   leave the world without a standard ( 5 )


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            +     standards  (  )


      My  personal  favorites

The law of God is the standard by which the characters and the lives of men will be tested in the judgment. Says the wise man: "Fear God, and keep His commandments: for this is the whole duty of man. For God shall bring every work into judgment." Ecclesiastes 12:13, 14. The apostle James admonishes his brethren: "So speak ye, and so do, as they that shall be judged by the law of liberty." James 2:12   Great Controversy, page 482.2   Read entire chapter 28


God will accept only those who are determined to aim high. He places every human agent under obligation to do his best. Moral perfection is required of all. Never should we lower the standard of righteousness in order to accommodate inherited or cultivated tendencies to wrong-doing. We need to understand that imperfection of character is sin. All righteous attributes of character dwell in God as a perfect, harmonious whole, and every one who receives Christ as a personal Saviour is privileged to possess these attributes.  { COL 330.2} 
All through the history of the Jewish nation we see that the people of God, whether old or young, had to keep themselves distinct and separate from the idolatrous nations around them.  God has a people today; and it is just as necessary now as anciently that His people should keep themselves distinct and separate, pure and unspotted from the world, its spirit, and its influences, because the world sets up a standard opposed to the standard of truth and righteousness.  -- RH Jan. 4, 1887.  {RY 183.1}


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