The Preacher and His Models

The Yale Lectures on Preaching 1891

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Author: James Stalker
Published: 1891
Language: English
Wordcount: 64,355 / 185 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 56.1
LoC Category: BL
Downloads: 395
Added to site: 2008.01.16
mnybks.net#: 19747
Genres: Essays, Religion
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s, the multiplication of agencies has been even more surprising. Formerly the minister did almost all the work; and it comprehended little more than the two services on Sunday and the visitation of the congregation; the elders helping him to a small extent in financing the congregation and in a few other matters largely secular. But now every congregation is a perfect hive of Christian activity. In a large congregation the workers are counted by hundreds. Every imaginable form of philanthropic and religious appliance is in operation. Buildings for Sabbath Schools and Mission Work are added to the church; and nearly every day of the week has its meeting.

The machine of religion is large and complicated, and it is manned by so many workers that they get in each other's way; but, with all this bustling activity, is the work done? This is the question which gives us pause. Has the amount of practical Christianity increased in proportion to the multiplication of agencies? Are the prospects of religion as mu

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