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A legacy of preaching

Author: Benjamin K ForrestKevin L KingWilliam J CurtisDwayne MilioniTimothy GeorgeAll authors
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Michigan : Zondervan, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A Legacy of Preaching, Volume one--Apostles to the Revivalists explores the history and development of preaching through a biographical and theological examination of its most important preachers. Instead of teaching the history of preaching from the perspective of movements and eras, each contributor tells the story of a particular preacher in history, allowing the preachers from the past to come alive and instruct  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin K Forrest; Kevin L King; William J Curtis; Dwayne Milioni; Timothy George; John D Woodbridge
ISBN: 9780310538790 0310538793 9780310538226 031053822X 9780310538264 0310538262
OCLC Number: 1027823601
Notes: Volume one foreword by Timothy George. Volume two foreword by John D. Woodbridge.
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Description: 2 volumes : portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Volume one: Apostles to the revivalists: Part one: Preaching in the early church and among the patristic fathers. Paul : proclaiming Christ crucified / Eric Rowe --
Peter : proclaiming the gospel in the power of the spirit / David R. Beck --
Melito of Sardis : proclaiming Christ the lamb / Paul A. Hartog --
Origen of Alexandria : preaching as spiritual edification / Stephen O. Presley --
Ephrem the Syrian : preaching Christ through poetry and paradox / Jonathan J. Armstrong --
Basil of Caesarea : the preacher as the mouthpiece of Christ / Jonathan Morgan --
John Chrysostom : golden-mouthed preacher / Paul A. Hartog --
Augustine of Hippo : agape-driven, christocentric preaching / Edward L. Smither --
Part two: Preaching in the medieval ages. Gregory the Great : the art of arts as the health of souls / W. Brian Shelton --
Bernard of Clairvaus : preaching to foster a love and devotion to God / Elizabeth Hoare --
Francis of Assisi : using words and life to preach the gospel / Timothy D. Holder --
Saint Bonaventure : Franciscan friar / G.R. Evans --
Meister Eckhart : preaching the inexpressible God / Daniel Fărcaș --
Johannes Tauler : preaching repentance and the soul's return to God / Byard Bennett --
John Huss : forerunner to the Reformation / Mark A. Howell --
Girolamo Savonarola : apocalyptic preacher and martyr to opulence / W. Brian Shelton --
Part three: Preaching among the reformers. Martin Luther : preaching a theology of the cross / Robert Kolb --
Ulrich Zwingli : pastor, patriot, prophet, and Protestant / Kevin L. King --
Balthasar Hubmaier : Catholic, Evangelical, and Anabaptist preacher / Cornelius C. Simut --
William Tyndale : translation for the task of proclamation / Scott A. Wenig --
John Calvin : preaching the glorious Christ / Anthony N.S. Lane --
Part four: Preaching among the Puritans. William Perkins : prince of Puritan preaching / Dwayne Milioni --
Richard Baxter : preaching as a dying man to dying people / Simon Vibert --
John Owen : preaching for the glory of God / Henry M. Knapp --
John Bunyan : preaching the word from the heart to the heart / Larry Steven McDonald --
Matthew Henry : exegesis and exposition for the church and the pulpit / William C. Watson, W. Ross Hastings --
Part five: Preaching among the revivalists. Franc̦ois Fénelon : the art of eloquence / Martin I. Klauber --
Jonathan Edwards : preaching the beauty of holiness / Gerald R. McDermott --
John Wesley : homiletic theologian / Michael Pasquarello III --
George Whitefield : Calvinist evangelist / Bill Curtis, Timothy McKnight --
Volume two: Enlightenment to the present day: Part one: Nineteenth-century European preaching. Charles Simeon : preaching that humbles the sinner, exalts the Savior, and promotes holiness / Darrell Young --
Robert Murray M'Cheyne : preaching the love of God in Jesus Christ / Jordan Mark Stone --
Alexander Maclaren : the art of hermeneutics for the practice of homiletics / R. Scott Pace --
Catherine Booth : preacher of holiness / Roger J. Green --
Charles Haddon Spurgeon : the prince of preachers / Thomas J. Nettles --
Rodney "Gipsy" Smith : forgotten evangelist / Bill Curtis --
Part two: Nineteenth-century North American preaching. George Liele : former slave and first American Baptist missionary / Terriel Byrd --
Charles Finnery : persuading sinners to submit immediately to Christ / Robert W. Caldwell III --
John Jasper : preaching for social and eschatological freedom / Alfonza W. Fulwood, Robert Smith Jr. --
Henry Ward Beecher : preaching action over theology / Michael Duduit --
John Albert Broadus : carefully expositing the authoritative scriptures / Hershael W. York --
Phillips Brooks : preaching the personality of the preacher / Charles W. Fuller --
D.L. Moody : first international evangelist / Gregg L. Quiggle --
B.H. Carroll : preaching sermons saturated with scripture / Robert Matz, Jerry Sutton --
Billy Sunday : prohibitionist preacher and baseball evangelist / Kristopher K. Barnett --
Part three: Twentieth-century European preaching. Karl Barth : preaching Christ / William H. Willimon --
Dietrich Bonhoeffer : costly preaching / Keith W. Clements --
D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones : preaching of the Word and preacher for the Word / Carl Trueman --
John Stott : preaching that listens to the Word and the world / Greg R. Scharf --
Part four: Twentieth-century North American preaching. Harry Emerson Fosdick : prophet of modernity / Dwayne Milioni --
R.G. Lee : rhetorical artistry in the pulpit / Charles A. Fowler --
Aimee Semple McPherson : preaching to capture the imagination / Aaron Friesen --
W.A. Criswell : expositing the whole counsel of God--from Genesis to Revelation / David L. Allen --
Gardner C. Taylor : preacher laureate / Alfonza W. Fulwood, Robert Smith Jr. --
Billy Graham : evangelist to the world / John N. Akers --
Martin Luther King Jr. : preaching a prophetic dream of social justice as Kingdom work / Alfonza W. Fulwood, Dennis R. McDonald, Anil Sook Deo --
Adrian Rogers : faithfulness to the Word of God / Daniel L. Akin, Bill Curtis --
E.V. Hill : preaching God's Word for spiritual and social transformation / Dante D. Wright I --
Jerry Falwell : preaching dynamic faith / Edward E. Hindson --
J.I. Packer : teaching preachers to preach as teachers / Leland Ryken, Benjamin Hernández.
Other Titles: A legacy of preaching :
Responsibility: Benjamin K. Forrest, Kevin L. King, Bill Curtis, and Dwayne Milioni, series editors.

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A Legacy of Preaching: Two-Volume Set follows the great preachers of history, in their context, as they approach the theological task of preaching. While some approach preaching from the perspective  Read more...

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