The gospel at its best deals with the whole man, not only his soul but his body, not only his spiritual well-being, but his material well being. Any religion that professes to be concerned about the souls of men and is not concerned about the slums that damn them, the economic conditions that strangle them and the social conditions that cripple them is a spiritually moribund religion awaiting burial.
Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr. (1929-1968) American clergyman and reformer
Pilgrimage to Non-Violence (1960)
Added on 13-Apr-12 | Last updated 13-Apr-12
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