Through quoting an unknown Christian, Dr. King calls for modern Christians to accept a personal challenge that will one day enable historians to declare that it was Christianity that held the world together.

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Christianity In the second century an unknown Christian wrote to his friend Diognetus: What the soul is to the body, that Christian are in [Underlined:the world]... Christians hold the world together...." Let us as modern Christian so devote ourselves to the way of Christ that historian will be able to look back are the present atomic age and declare : Christianity held the world together."
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