Abo of Tiflis was certain that Islam was the one true faith — until he studied the Holy Bible and found himself more convinced in Christianity than in Islam.
‘All great literature is one of two stories,’ said Leo Tolstoy, ‘a man goes on a journey or a stranger comes to town.’
The story of world history is the story of a Bride waiting for the promised arrival of her faithful Bridegroom.
Don’t we owe our all to the Son of God who endured Good Friday so that he would never be excluded from our own sufferings?
“Therefore, brothers, we are children not of the slave woman but of the freeborn woman. For freedom Christ set us free; so stand firm and do not submit again to the yoke of slavery.” (Galatians 4:31-5:1)
“All day long we are, in some degree, helping each other to one or the other of these destinations. It is in the light of these overwhelming possibilities, it is with the awe and the circumspection proper to them, that we should conduct all of our dealings with one another, all friendships, all loves, all play, all politics.” —C.S. Lewis
The awakening of our country’s conscience is a slow process. Do not lose heart.