Faith is to believe what you do not see the reward of this faith is to see what you believe.
Seek not to understand that you may believe, but believe that you may understand.
Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.
Thus, in this universal catastrophe, the sufferings of Christians have tended to their moral improvement, because they viewed them with eyes of faith.
When the apostle James was talking about faith and works against those who thought their faith was enough, and didn't want to have good works, he said, You believe God is one; you do well; the demons also believe, and tremble.