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The Christian ministry : case studies of preachers of the Churches of Christ in Bicol, Philippines
(University of St Andrews, 2014-12-02) - Thesis,
This thesis examines the challenges faced by the ministers of religion in Churches of Christ (Restoration Movement) in Bicol, Philippines. The goal is to do theology from below, not from above, as pastoral ministry must ...
The preacher as artist : metaphor, identity, and the vicarious humanity of Christ
(University of St Andrews, 2010) - Thesis,
This thesis explores how metaphors of identity shape the practice of preaching and can encourage or limit attempts to witness to Jesus’ life, death and resurrection. It asks the question: Is there an identity that will ...
The relationship between preaching and other ministerial functions as viewed in the Warrack Lectures on preaching, 1921-1971 : plus a comparison of these views with selected writings by British authors of homiletical and pastoral literature in the fifty years prior to the Warrack Lectureship
The aim of the thesis is to examine the printed Warrack Lectures on Preaching from 1921 through 1971 to ascertain the relationship between preaching and other ministerial functions. That is, do the men who delivered their ...
A study of Biblical interpretation in the Warrack Lectures on preaching : from 1940 to 1975
(University of St Andrews, 1988-07) - Thesis,
This dissertation is a study of the developments in Biblical interpretation discovered within the Warrack Lectures on preaching from 1940 to 1975. Essentially, the first part presents the information about interpreting the ...
An analysis of the effect of contrasting theologies of preaching on the teaching of preaching in British institutions of higher learning
(University of St Andrews, 1988) - Thesis,
This study examines the efforts of British universities and colleges to educate students for the ministry of preaching. It evaluates the hypothesis that a preaching lecturer's theology significantly influences his ...
The sacramentality of the Word : through the lens of the annunciation to Mary
(University of St Andrews, 2012-06-19) - Thesis,
This thesis seeks to demonstrate that, in failing to take the sacramentality of the Word seriously, the preaching of the Church has suffered negative consequences. In short, preaching has often become, at best, a form of ...