Talking About Religion: Do’s and Don’ts

Chicago Tribune columnist Bill Daley provides helpful counsel on how to talk about religion amid our pluralistic, yet imgres-2increasingly religious, landscape. While it’s broadly aimed towards people of all religions, even Christians can glean helpful wisdom.

Some practical pointers:

  • Be honest
  • Reach out bravely
  • Realize culture and religion are often deeply intertwined
  • Use humor cautiously
  • Stay calm
  • Realize generational or cultural differences can add tension
  • Be willing to change the subject

Read the article here.