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Slow to Judge: Sometimes It’s OK to Listen

David Capes | Refraction
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God invites us to judge and to help correct wrongs from a place of understanding. Sometimes we pre-judge a person based on our own biases and super... Read More

God invites us to judge and to help correct wrongs from a place of understanding. Sometimes we pre-judge a person based on our own biases and superficial experiences. We stifle dialog before the conversation even begins. If all we know is our own faith, and we never put it side-by-side with what others believe, our spiritual growth and commitments can be easily stunted. By truly listening and learning from those with different beliefs, we can broaden and deepen our kingdom commitments.

It is possible to stand up for Jesus, to articulate our faith clearly as witnesses, and to defend our faith effectively, while at the same time not being perceived as judgmental. Christians need to be faithful witnesses to God who are willing to listen to people with drastically different stories. In those exchanges, when we suspend judgment and truly listen, we will find truth and beauty and goodness in some of the most unexpected places. We will also find that, if we truly listen, we may be given a chance to speak.

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  • Help for interfaith and intercultural dialog
  • Thought-provoking questions for spiritual conversation or reflection

 

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  • Contributor(s)David Capes , Refraction
  • About the Contributor(s) David Capes is the Thomas Nelson Research Professor at Houston Baptist University. He is a noted Pauline scholar, and he...David Capes is the Thomas Nelson Research Professor at Houston Baptist University. He is a noted Pauline scholar, and he is the senior Bible scholar reviewing The Voice, a Scripture project to rediscover the story of the Bible. He has the author and editor of several books, including The Last Eyewitness: The Final Week, The Voice of Hebrews, Rediscovering Paul, and Thriving in Babylon. show more
  • ISBN-139781401680190
  • Publish Date07/07/2015
  • PublisherThomas Nelson
  • Series Refraction
  • Format Softcover
  • LanguageEnglish
  • Weight (lbs)0.45 lb
  • Case Weight (lbs)16.35 lb
  • Dimensions 9.0(h) x 6.0(w) x 0.5(d) inches
  • Pages192
  • Price $10.49

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