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Teaching Preaching: Isaac Rufus Clark and Black Sacred Rhetoric Katie Geneva Cannon

Teaching Preaching: Isaac Rufus Clark and Black Sacred Rhetoric

Katie Geneva Cannon

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ISBN : 9780826428974
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188 pages
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If you aint got no proposition, you aint got no sermon neither. This was the battle cry of Isaac Rufus Clark, one of the most influential and colorful professors of homiletics in the black church in the twentieth century. Clark taught at theMoreIf you aint got no proposition, you aint got no sermon neither. This was the battle cry of Isaac Rufus Clark, one of the most influential and colorful professors of homiletics in the black church in the twentieth century. Clark taught at the Interdenominational Theological Center in Atlanta for twenty-seven years (1962-1989). In Teaching Preaching, Katie Cannon, one of Clarks myriad preaching protégés, conceives her role as purely presentational: to bring Clark face to face with a reading audience, allow him to explain the formal elements of preaching from the inside out.Teaching Preaching is an invaluable resource for ministers who struggle from Sunday to Sunday to find their ethical voice in the preparation of each and every sermon.