Signs of the Times

The Right Reverend Lesslie Newbigin Bishop of the Church of South India in the American Bible Society Record New York, New York

Often I have found myself standing on the steps of a village church, opening the Scriptures to preach the Gospel to a great circle of Hindus and Muslims standing round, while the Christian congregation sits in the middle. When I do that, I always know one thing: the words I speak will carry weight only if those who hear them can see that they are being proved true in the life of the congregation sitting in the middle.

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July 28, 1962

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