Preaching the Word

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781556355943
  • Publisher: Wipf & Stock Publishers
  • Publication date: 4/28/2008
  • Pages: 220

Meet the Author

Father Thomas K. Carroll (1933-2005) was a priest of the Diocese of Ardagh and Clonmacnois in Ireland. Ordained in Rome in 1959, he held doctorates from the Anglican University and from the Pontifical Liturgical Institute. Present at the Second Vatican Council, he lectured widely throughout the United States, England and Australia.

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Table of Contents

Editor's Introduction     7
Introduction: From Synagogue to Sanctuary     9
The Greek Homily In Hellenistic Culture     21
Ignatius of Antioch
Second Clement
Epistle of Barnabas
Melito of Sardis
The Greek Homily In the Alexandrian Church     39
Clement of Alexandria
The Greek Homily In the Fourth Century     63
Gregory Nazianzus
Gregory of Nyssa
Cyril of Jerusalem
Basil the Great
John Chrysostom-Greek Homilist Par Excellence     97
The Latin Sermon In the African Church     129
The Latin Sermon In the Fourth Century     143
Ambrose of Milan
Hilary of Poitiers
Zeno of Verona
St. Jerome
Augustine-Latin Preacher Par Excellence     167
The Latin Sermon In Roman Tradition     197
Leo the Great
Peter Chrysologus
Caesarius of Arles
Gregory the Great
Select Bibliography     221
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