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Elements of a sermon that works

What makes for a successful sermon? Keep it to eight minutes or less, and leave politics out, says the Rev. J. Perry Smith, a retired Episcopal priest in the Diocese of Florida. He writes in the Wall Street

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Heading to seminary? Here’s some good advice

The Rev. Laurie Brock posts on her blog a wise list of suggestions for those entering seminary. While she notes that “thinking you will learn most of what you need to be a priest (or pastor or minister) in your seminary classes is akin to thinking you can learn to ride a horse only by reading books and going to lectures,” she urges seminarians to make the most of their training. Her list

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