Meaning of “preach to the converted” in the English Dictionary

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"preach to the converted" in British English

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preach to the converted

also preach to the choir

to try to persuade people to believe things that they already believe:

You needn't bother telling us how recycling helps the environment, because you're preaching to the converted.

(Definition of “preach to the converted” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)