3828. Everything that comes to pass in the world is based on hope. No farmer would sow grain if he did not have hope for the seed. No young man would marry if he had no hope of offspring. No businessman or daily wage earner would work if he did not expect a profit or wages. And even more does the hope for eternal life carry us on! (p. 424).
In this week’s installment from Off the Record with Martin Luther, Luther explains why hope is so essential:
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