Thursday, November 30, 2006

On Preaching

With all your assumptions included, what do you think of this quote from John Leland?

"Preaching is now a science and a trade," Leland wrote in a satirical poem on the professionalization of the ministry, "And by it many grand estates are made."

1 comment:

Scott Savage said...

From Nathan O. Hatch's, The Democratization of American Christianty, p.99.