Jesus' encounter with two erstwhile disciples on the road to Emmaus provides a beautiful template for the Church's work of accompaniment across the ages.
"As I explain in several essays in the book," says George Weigel "our politics are a mess because our political culture is a mess, and that’s because our public moral culture is a mess."
Imagine if the next time someone says to you, "Don't be so judgmental," you gently pushed back and said, "Excuse me. Are you judging me?"
It's fascinating how some people who don't regularly read the Bible are quick to quote one scriptural verse back to Christians: "Don't judge" (Matthew 7:1).