Pastoral, prophetic, and political
The best preachers, says Russell Mitman, preach liturgically, eschatologically, multi-sensorily, and eight more ways that end in -ly.
The preacher maintains a sacred conversation between God and the congregation.
To teach preaching, I need the witness of Tom Long—and others, too.
Preaching is an embodied act. Do women perform it differently from men?
Mary Clark Moschella recommends the best recently published books in her field.
The headlines spoke of nationalism and war. Barth proclaimed a living God who calls for repentance.
After the Great Migration, some black preachers addressed the issues their white social-gospel counterparts avoided.
My temptation to spurn the evangelical preacher slipped away when I opened this volume.
In our current political climate, the preacher struggles to say something both unifying and prophetic.