1. The "dialogue of life": where people try to live in a neighbourly spirit with the person of a different faith, sharing their joys and sorrows, their human problems and preoccupations.
2. The "dialogue of action": Where Christians and others work together for improvement of life, freedom and dignity.
3. The "dialogue of theological exchange" : where specialists try have a greater understanding of each other's religion and spiritual values
4. The "dialogue of religious experience": where we share our religious experience of prayer and contemplation, faith and ways of searching for God.