As mentioned, religious literacy is having:
- a basic understanding of the history, central texts (where applicable), beliefs, practices and contemporary manifestations of several of the world’s religious traditions as they arose out of and continue to be shaped by particular social, historical and cultural contexts
- the ability to discern and explore the religious dimensions of political, social and cultural expressions across time and place” https://rlp.hds.harvard.edu/our-approach/what-is-religious-literacy
So how can you become religiously literate? Check out the following resources!
Stephen Prothero’s Religious Literacy
Eboo Patel’s Sacred Ground and Out of Many Faiths