This is a slightly revised form of an address that Dr. Lee delivered to the Faculty and students of Faith Theological Seminary, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, in March of 1968, during a Conference on the Westminster Confession of Faith. To read the full text, click “Download” below.
Is the man in the pew “called” according to his God-given gifts to a vocation other than “full-time” professional Christian work? May an employee honour Christ as Sovereign King while employed by a company practising unethical labour-management relations or producing a slip-shod product? Do twentieth-century Christians have the obligation to form “Christian” labour organisations? What is the Christian idea of work? Is the Christian calling only to “preach the Gospel”?