"In the third century after Christ the faith continued to spread."
"Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies."Kenneth Scott Latourette on Mother Teresa
"Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase."Kenneth Scott Latourette on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step."Kenneth Scott Latourette on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"All who call on God in true faith, earnestly from the heart, will certainly be heard, and will receive what they have asked and desired."Kenneth Scott Latourette on Martin Luther
"Before the throne of the Almighty, man will be judged not by his acts but by his intentions. For God alone reads our hearts."Kenneth Scott Latourette on Mahatma Gandhi
"The most that one of Jewish faith can do - and some have gladly done it - is to say that Jesus was the greatest in the long succession of Jewish prophets. None can acknowledge that Jesus was the Messiah without becoming a Christian."
"Christianity emerged from the religion of Israel. Or rather, it has as its background a persistent strain in that religion. To that strain Christians have looked back, and rightly, as the preparation in history for their faith."
"Religiously the Empire was pluralistic and marked by a search for a faith which would be satisfying intellectually and ethically and would give assurance of immortality."
"The history of Christianity, therefore, must be of concern to all who are interested in the record of man and particularly to all who seek to understand the contemporary human scene."
"That free will was demonstrated in the placing of temptation before man with the command not to eat of the fruit of the tree which would give him a knowledge of good and evil, with the disturbing moral conflict to which that awareness would give rise."