Top 20 Religious Interview Questions

Always ask if someone is religious before you ask these questions to avoid unintentionally insulting someone by assuming their beliefs. If any of these 

To Interview a Professor Who Specializes in a Religion, or Someone You Know is Religious

  1. What do you think are the most fundamental aspect(s) of your religion?
  2. What do you want others to know about your religion?
  3. What do you think is the most unique aspect about your religion?
  4. What makes you a strong believer in your faith?
  5. What are some of your religious rituals? Which do you favor most?
  6. How does observing or performing these rituals affect your daily life?
  7. What are some of the symbols of your religion and what do they symbolize?
  8. Does your religion provide a plan for your future path?
  9. Does your community of faith always stand behind you in a time of need? How?
  10. How does faith handle societal issues such as premarital sex, intermarriage, teen pregnancy, and divorce?
  11. What do you believe about diety/ies?
  12. Describe your feelings about your relationship with your diety/ies?
  13. Do you have any type of scripture or literature that you read and follow? When were they written?
  14. Do you pray? If so, how do you pray?
  15. How does your religion react to provide understanding for violence in society (past and present)?
  16. What is your view on same-sex marriage and homosexuals?
  17. How do you feel about other religions?
  18. Is there a reason or explanation as to why people suffer?
  19. What do you think will happen to non-believers of your religion after death?
  20. How does your religion conflict with science?




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