The Son of Man came to save the lost
Matthew 18:11 (ASV 1901)
11For the Son of man came to save that which was lost.
Luke 19:10 (ASV 1901)
10For the Son of man came to seek and to save that which was lost.
Kamal, who was trained as a Brahmin priest, was troubled by the fact that the Hindu gods only punish and destroy. But Jesus came to save the lost, and so Kamal would follow Jesus.