From the October, 2000 issue of Touchstone
education To Judge or Not to Judge? by A. J. Conyers


To Judge
or Not to Judge?

An Address to Seminary Students on the Forsaken Art of Christian Judgment
by A. J. Conyers

This is not a sermon, but I do have a text. It is a favorite nowadays for reasons that show how little we really understand it: it comforts when it is intended to indict.

Do not judge, so that you may not be judged. For with the judgment you make you will be judged, and the measure you give will be the measure you get. Why do you see the speck in your neighbor’s eye, but do not notice the log in your own eye? Or how can you say to your neighbor, “Let me take the speck out of your eye,” while the . . .

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