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2018 Festival of Homiletics - Washington, DC

"Preaching and Politics"

 

2013 Nashville Festival

Thank you to everyone who attended the 2013 Festival of Homiletics in downtown Nashville, Tennessee. It was a wonderful week filled with inspirational messages delivered by outstanding preachers and professors of homiletics. First Baptist Downtown Nashville warmly welcomed our participants and showed us what southern hospitality is all about. We also got to experience two other beautiful and unique venues in Downtown Presbyterian and Christ Church Cathedral. Over five beautiful spring days we experienced

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Vendor Welcome!

We are so excited to welcome the following vendors to the 2013 Festival of Homiletics in Nashville. Please check out their booths at the festival!

Academy of Preachers                                     

Aquinas Institute of Theology                        

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Terrific Liturgists to Enhance Worship Services

A great sermon can define a worship service but a lot goes on behind the scenes to make the whole thing come together. We have gathered together a wonderfully diverse group of worship planners to help make this year's Festival of Homiletics worship services special and unique.

First Baptist staff is leading our opening worship lead by Joe Fitzpatrick, Worship and Music Pastor at First Baptist. Joe has been at First Baptist since May 2009 after having served for twenty years as Worship Pastor for

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Follow Us on Twitter!

FOLLOW THE 2013 FESTIVAL AS IT HAPPENS -

You can follow the Festival while you’re at the Festival (how novel!). If you’re tweeting or snapping pics/video, or just want to find out what’s going on in other sessions, here are the tags we’re using:

Twitter: #homiletics13
Flickr: homiletics13

You can also follow the hashtag in real time using TweetChat. Try it, it's fun!

We'll be posting updates to our blog throughout the Festival. If you're blogging the event and would like

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Great Women Coming to the Festival

Our line-up for 21st Festival of Homiletics is amazing! It features some of today’s most prestigious writers, prominent theologians and beloved speakers. These are voices to be heard!

We start the week off strong with an evening with Barbara Brown Taylor; one of America’s best known preachers. She is joined by fellow religious leaders Vashti Murphy McKenzie; bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal Church, and international lecturer, Rev. Grace Imathiu. Her interactive preaching session

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