The ancient philosophers can attest that you don’t need to follow Jesus to be a true friend. But the sad fact is that “secular values” haven’t delivered us a culture of forbearance. In fact, they’ve done almost the opposite. Although observers — including some at Liberty — quickly confirmed that Sanders hadn’t changed a lot of minds, the point of his visit wasn’t the mind at all, but the heart, where we can embrace a kind of brotherhood or fellowship even when our rational, calculating minds have not been argued into capitulation.
James Poulos, Source: What Bernie Sanders can teach secular liberals about the value of faith