SEBTS Spring Lecture - Edmund A. Steimle April 7, 1970

  • Edmund A. Steimle was Brown Professor of Homiletics at Union Theological Seminary in New York City, NY. The service begins with a prayer (0:00-1:08). After which, Edmund Steimle is introduced (1:09-3:39). Steimle’s message is entitled “Preaching Out of Season.” Steimle begins by asking “what is supposed to happen when a sermon is preached? (3:40-5:36). After which explains the human need for preaching (5:37-8:14). He provides two principles for preaching. The first principle is that there is a “permanent moratorium on the institution centered sermon” (8:15-10:17). The second principle is the need to recognize the “limitations of the sermon” (10:18-12:50). He continues by contrasting biblical preaching with unbiblical preaching (12:51-47:46). He concludes by explaining the hope for future biblical preaching (47:47- 48:25). He closes in prayer (48:26-48:39).
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  • SEBTS_Spring_Lecture_Edmund_A_Steimle_1970-04-07
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  • April 7, 1970
  • Wake Forest (N.C.)
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    SEBTS Chapel and Special Event Recordings - 1970s, SEBTS Chapel and Special Event Recordings, Archives and Special Collections, Library at Southeastern, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, Wake Forest, NC.