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  • n  the branch of theology that deals with sermons and homilies
  • n  the art of preaching

  • Says Donald Macleod, who has taught homiletics at Princeton for 32 years: "The minds of listeners are geared to TV and the 30-second commercial.
  • There is a good deal of homiletics and political woe-crying in his later letters, but Belloc was seldom a bore.
  • Also strongly affected by his views are hundreds of graduates of Manhattan's Conservative Jewish Theological Seminary, where he ha's been a professor (of homiletics and .
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  • Judson Press Book Makes Funeral Preaching a Teachable Moment
    VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 6/14/13)—”What I propose here is a new approach to preaching funerals,” pastor, scholar, and author Peter Wherry explains, “an approach that is pastoral, holistic, and healing.” In his new book, pastors and preachers will discover more than conventional homiletics theory about mechanics and methodology. In it, Wherry envisions anew the content of preaching in the shadow of ...
    June 14, 2013 - Worldwide Faith News

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