Preaching Better: Practical Suggestions for Homilists

by Untener, Kenneth
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ISBN: 9780809138494

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Most homilists could do better, says the author. And he should know: despite extensive experience as both homilist and homiletics professor, for four years he's also participated in a sermon critique group. In the weekly group, the author and several other priests submit tapes and transcripts of their previous week's sermon to each other, to a journalist, and to a systematic theologian; then all meet to discuss what works, what doesn't, why, and how the homily can better become a part of the community's prayer. The result is this "nuts-and-bolts" book that shows how to make any sermon better. Practical and realistic, the book explains what a homily is and what it is not, how to prepare to write, how to begin and end sermons.
  • Format: Trade Paperback
  • Author: Untener, Kenneth
  • ISBN: 9780809138494
  • Condition: Used
  • Dimensions: 9.14 x 0.41
  • Number Of Pages: 144
  • Publication Year: 1999

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