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Revival: The Psychology of Preaching and Pastoral Work (1939)

1st Edition

By Thomas Hywel Hughes

Routledge

262 pages

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This book is written from the point of view of a Free Church minister, and is concerned mainly with the work of ministers in the Free Churches. The Revs. Hudson and Dewar have published a valuable Manual of Pastoral Psychology from the Anglican High Church standpoint, and whilst they deal with many subjects that do not apply to the ministers of the non-Episcopalian churches, they also omit many aspects that are important to them. It appeared to me that there was room for another volume covering the whole field of ministerial life and work, and this book has been written under the impulse of that conviction.

Table of Contents

1. The Basic Principles of the New Psychology Part 1: The Psychology Of Preaching 2. The Congregation 3. Sermon Making 4. Preaching Part 2: The Psychology Of Pastoral Work 5. Pastoral Visitation 6. Special Cases 7. The Pastor and Young People Part 3: General Considerations 8. Other Aspects of Work 9. The Minister Himself

About the Author

Thomas Hywel Hughes was Emeritous Principal of the Scottish Congregational College, Edinburgh, at one time Lecturer in the Post-Graduate School of Theology, Edinburgh University and Examiner in the Divinity Faculty of the University of London.

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