homiletical


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Chauvet's structure and homiletical theory, and the homiletic of Paul Scott Wilson illustrate in turn concept and practice.
Not only is the homiletical form that he employs thoroughly different from that of, say, the arid, essay-type sermons of eighteenth-century Britain; it is also a form that anticipates the involvement of the congregation.
Having established the preaching context, she turns to a discussion of homiletical content, based on the writings of Erasmus and Colet--writings that were in turn used by the reformers, given their singular emphasis on the scriptures, as justification for separating preaching from the mass and focusing on "preaching Christ.
C, A homiletical reflection on religious tendencies in empirical research among South African youth, Verbum et Ecclesia 24 (2).
The category of religious texts is hierarchical, consisting of biblical, apocryphal, hagiographical, homiletical, and devotional works.
Each page contains the Masoretic Hebrew text of Leningrad Manuscript B19A, an authorized Jewish Publication Society translation, a commentary that explains the Biblical text as it was understood by its first audience in antiquity, a homiletical commentary that applies the ancient text to current realities, and when appropriate how the Conservative Committee on Jewish Law and Standards applies Biblical passages in contemporary times.
What Stern calls the "straightforward homiletical interpretation" (Parables 239) of Psalms 71:19 is made gradually more and more complex with the introduction of mythic texts from Ezekiel that are themselves obscure, almost impenetrable.
Ibn Ezra belongs very much to the philological school of exegesis, that is, he is much more interested in the literal meaning of the Bible, peshat, than in homiletical exposition, derash.
The power Janie acquires through appropriating homiletical discourse is comparable to the autonomy she gains through the practice of naming, unnaming, and renaming described in Sigrid King's "Power, Naming, and Their Eyes Were Watching God.
As a result, many have advanced little since their ordination in homiletical inspiration.
In homiletical terms, the difference cleaves along the adage of "Hate the Sin, but Love the Sinner"--a potent phrase, with its roots in Augustine, that many have used to gloss the coexistence of Bowers and Romer.
Throughout all the years of his adult life, Niebuhr was a prolific writer of sermons, lectures, columns, editorials, scholarly articles, books, homiletical tracts, essays for large-circulation magazines, political position papers, and so on.