Quotable Fridays: Lesslie Newbiggin on Universal Religious Truth

“No faith can command a man’s final and absolute allegiance, that is to say faith can be a man’s real religion, if he knows that it is only true for certain places and certain people. I a world which knows that there is only one physics and one mathematics, religion cannot do less than claim for its affirmations like a universal validity,”

~ Lesslie Newbiggin, A Faith for This One World, 30

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