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Hearing a film, seeing a sermon : preaching and popular movies

Author: Timothy B Cargal
Publisher: Louisville, Ky. : Westminster John Knox Press, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats

Pastors are constantly in search of ways to connect to their parishioners through their sermons, and one of the most effective ways to do this is through the use of contemporary movies. This work  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Sermons
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy B Cargal
ISBN: 9780664229511 0664229514
OCLC Number: 82470799
Description: ix, 174 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Preaching to a "cinemate" culture --
Hearing a film: film interpretation for the seminary trained --
Seeing a sermon: the homiletics of dialogue with cinema --
"Heaven's light": The hunchback of Notre Dame --
"Time to get on with it": Bruce Almighty --
"The return of the king": The Lord of the rings: The return of the king --
Dialogues with two superheroes: Spider-Man and Superman returns --
"Better days ahead": Pleasantville --
"In His shoes": In her shoes --
Hearing more than just the film: The passion of the Christ, Atlantis, and Million dollar baby/The sea inside --
Opening the preacher's eyes and ears.
Responsibility: Timothy B. Cargal.
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