"Too often it seems talk about religion evolves into a mini-sermon rather than a discussion. One person comes off as having all of the answers and knowing the only path to the truth and the light. In the end, very little ground is gained."Shortly after I read her editorial I read this in Brian McLaren's book Generous Orthodoxy in his chapter on "Why I Am Incarnational" (p. 290)
"Having acknowledged and accepted the coexistence of other faiths, Christians should actually talk with people of other faiths, engaging in gentle and respectful dialogue."