Heaven is Like...: A Gospel Model for Writing, Preparing, and Delivering the Sunday Homily

Heaven is Like...: A Gospel Model for Writing, Preparing, and Delivering the Sunday Homily

by Jay Cormier
     
 

With Jesus’ preaching and parables as the model for proclaiming the Good News, Heaven is Like…demonstrates how a good homily includes the elements of story, connection, and invitation. More than a how-to-manual, each chapter includes several sample homilies and practical suggestions and tips for conceiving, writing, and preaching. The book discusses

Overview

With Jesus’ preaching and parables as the model for proclaiming the Good News, Heaven is Like…demonstrates how a good homily includes the elements of story, connection, and invitation. More than a how-to-manual, each chapter includes several sample homilies and practical suggestions and tips for conceiving, writing, and preaching. The book discusses body language, attitudes of innovation and welcome, and ways the homilist can prepare to communicate effectively. Practical, challenging equipment for meaningful Christian communication.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580510721
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
04/28/2000
Pages:
146
Product dimensions:
5.88(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Jay Cormier is editor and publisher of Connections, the monthly newsletter of preaching ideas, approaches, and resources for homilists and preachers. He is also adjunct professor of managerial communications at Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts, and the author of several books.

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