Talking to the homeless

What do you say to a homeless person?

  • CATHOLIC NEWS AGENCY

Advice from Catholic urban missionaries.

It’s a common sight at a city intersection.  A man or a woman holds a cardboard sign: “Homeless, Hungry.  Please Give.  Anything Helps.”

Most motorists, stopped at the light and eager to move on, just ignore the person.

But what should you do before the light changes?

The Denver-based urban ministry Christ in the City offers some advice.  (complete article)