Sacramental Preaching: Sermons on the Hidden Presence of Christ

Hans Boersma

Sacramental Preaching: Sermons on the Hidden Presence of Christ
Sacramental Preaching: Sermons on the Hidden Presence of Christ

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This primer on the ministry of preaching connects reading the Bible theologically with preparing and preaching sermons. Leading theologian Hans Boersma explains that exegesis involves looking beyond the historical and literal meaning of the text to the hidden sacramental reality of Christ himself, which enables us to reach the deepest meaning of the Scriptures. He provides models for theological sermons along with commentary on exegetical and homiletical method and offers guidance in placing the focus on Christ in all our reading of the Scriptures. Boersma also shows how patristic exegesis is relevant for reading the Bible today.

Sacramental Preaching will be of use to professors and students in homiletics and hermeneutics courses as well as pastors and seminarians. Readers interested in theology and theological interpretation will also appreciate this work.

  • Contents
  • Foreword by Eugene H. Peterson
  • Introduction
    • 1. Why Join the Chariot? - Acts 8:26-35
  • Part 1: Sensed Happiness
    • 2. First Things First - Exodus 12:1-12
    • 3. Eat, Drink, and Be Merry? - Ecclesiastes 2:24-26; 3:12-13, 22; 5:18-20; 8:15; 9:7
    • 4. Virgin Mother - Song of Solomon 4:16b-5:1a
    • 5. The Blessing of a Child - Exodus 1:1-2:10
  • Part 2: Pilgrim Happiness
    • 6. Out of Egypt - Matthew 2:13-21
    • 7. Going Up the Hill - Psalm 24
    • 8. God's Own Rest - Hebrews 3:7-4:13
  • Part 3: Heavenly Happiness
    • 9. Happiness in Christ - Psalm 1
    • 10. Resurrection Faithfulness - Luke 20:27-40
    • 11. Perfect Blessing - Revelation 22:14
  • Part 4: Unveiled Happiness
    • 12. The Gate of Heaven - Genesis 28:10-22
    • 13. When the Heavens Open Up - Ezekiel 1
    • 14. God of Change - 2 Corinthians 3
  • Epilogue
  • Index


Pages: 240
Publisher: Baker Academic
Published: 2016
ISBN-10: 0801097452
ISBN-13: 9780801097454

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