John Wesley Quotes

If this trade --- slavery --- admits of a moral or a rational justification, every crime, even the most atrocious, may be justified.

 
Context
It was then the practice of some men to engage in an attempted moral justification of slavery, including, in many cases, resorting to Biblical scripture and principles to argue that slavery was the will of God.
John Wesley
John Wesley
  • Born: June 28, 1703
  • Died: March 2, 1791
  • Nationality: British
  • Profession: Cleric, Theologian, Author

John Wesley was an English cleric and theologian who, with his brother Charles and fellow cleric George Whitefield, founded Methodism.