The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Preaching panel

Insights from those who teach how to preach

To help take the pulse of preaching, The Lutheran asked two additional homiletics professors — Adele Stiles Resmer, the Lutheran Seminary at Philadelphia, and James Nieman, Wartburg Seminary, Dubuque, Iowa — to respond to three questions about preaching.

The Lutheran: In some pulpits of our church, preaching continues to be irrelevant, disconnected and, yes, even boring. Why?

How is preaching in our church changing?

What would improve the preaching we hear Sunday to Sunday?

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