In Season and Out of Season: Crafting sermons for all occasions

In Season and Out of Season: Crafting sermons for all occasions

by Jeremy Davies

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Overview

Preaching is an essential component of priestly ministry and a means of pastoral engagement with the community, incarnating the holy and the eternal in the local and the now, and articulating the prophetic voice of the Church. It is a high calling and preachers rightly feel daunted by it.

This wise, elegant and practical companion, illustrated with examples of sermon texts, offers a rich doctrine of preaching in the Anglican tradition that will inspire confidence and hone skills. It explores key aspects of preaching including:

  • Scripture as the heart of all preaching
  • Preaching as mission and engagement with the wider world
  • Preaching to all ages—the use of story
  • Preaching and rites of passage—baptisms, wedding and funerals
  • Preaching through the liturgical year including festivals
For beginners and seasoned preachers alike, this resource will provide inspiration over and over again.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781848256026
Publisher: Hymns Ancient & Modern Ltd
Publication date: 05/30/2014
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Jeremy Davies was, until his retirement, Precentor of Salisbury Cathedral where his preaching was renowned. He is frequently invited to preach in the US and is a popular conference speaker.

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