Salvation in Our Neighbor
by Scott D. Hendricks
9. He also said, ‘Our life and our death is with our neighbor. If we gain our brother, we have gained God, but if we scandalise our brother, we have sinned against Christ.’
~ St. Anthony the Great
Benedicta Ward, trans., The Sayings of the Desert Fathers: the alphabetical collection (Kalamazoo: Cistercian Publications, 1975), 3.