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Preaching the Inward Light

Michael P. Graves

Preaching the Inward Light

theory and practice of early Quaker impromptu preaching

by Michael P. Graves

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Published by Baylor University Press in Waco, Tex .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Quaker preaching -- History -- 17th century,
  • Extemporaneous preaching -- History -- 17th century,
  • Society of Friends -- Sermons -- History and criticism,
  • Sermons, English -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

    StatementMichael P. Graves.
    SeriesStudies in rhetoric and religion -- 9
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX7748.P75 G73 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23392232M
    ISBN 109781602582408
    LC Control Number2009020936
    OCLC/WorldCa318878825

    Hailed by Life magazine as one of the great preachers of the twentieth century; a spiritual advisor to Martin Luther King, Jr., Sherwood Eddy, James Farmer, A. J. Musty, and Pauli Murray; the first black dean at a white university; cofounder of the first interracially pastored, intercultural church in the United States; Howard Thurman () was a man of penetrating foresight and 5/5(2).   Sermons (Meister Eckhart)/Outward and Inward Morality. It is a light which issues forth to do service under the guidance of the Spirit. The Divine Light permeates the soul, and lifts it above the turmoil of temporal things to rest in God. it. So the will arrives at freedom through love, nay, becomes itself love, for love unites with God. We're gonna look at the outward the inward the outward disciplines of the faith and then the corporate. Say they're actually 12 we could have preached on we've divided into six will preach on three outreach on three well in case you're wondering folks this experiment, I'm going into the spiritual disciplines. It's not gonna be about naval gazing.


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Preaching the Inward Light is an excellent resource not only for students of religious rhetoric, preaching, and history, but also for persons who would encounter a radically different approach to discerning God’s living word amid the community of Cited by: 2.

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By situating the Quaker movement within the intellectual context of early. When the inward light, the candle of the Lord, begins to grow dim, and ultimately becomes darkened, then the soul is confused and the path of life is lost.

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It was propagated by the founder of the Quaker movement, George Fox, who "preached faith in and reliance on 'inward light. What I aim to do this morning is a broad overview of the New Testament by way of introduction to the theme.

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By the teaching-preaching of the Word (Ep ; 2 Tim17) 3. By the prayer and presence of others (1 Th. ) 4. By the work of the Holy Spirit in us (Gal ) IV. Trials And Testings Happen In Our Life To Drive Us To Prayer (v) A. We are to pray for wisdom to understand our trials and testings.

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