This volume is comprised of five lectures, delivered by J. A. Broadus to a popular audience at Newton Theological Institution in 1875. This work discusses preaching styles, as well as French and English preachers throughout history.
Praise for the Print Edition
[Broadus'] textbook...is the most widely used text on preaching ever published; more than a century later, it is still used in many colleges and seminaries.
—Michael Duduit, Handbook of Contemporary Preaching
- Title: Lectures on the History of Preaching
- Author: J. A. Broadus
- Publisher: Logos Research Systems
- Publication Date: 2001
- Pages: 241
About J. A. Broadus
J. A. Broadus was one of the founding faculty of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and Professor of Homiletics. A master of clarity in communication and sympathy with his audience, he was also considered to be one of the foremost American pastors during the last half of the nineteenth century.