pulpiteer

pulpiteer

(ˌpʊlpɪˈtɪə)
n
censorious a person who delivers sermons
vb (tr)
censorious to preach from a pulpit
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Although he enjoyed the pastorate and was a successful pulpiteer, Shurden felt called to teach in the classroom.
Confessions of a Pulpiteer, Lee Boek; dir: Peter Kors.
I may not be a light of the church, a pulpiteer, but deep down I am a pious man, and believe that whoever fights bravely in defense of the natural laws framed by God and never capitulates will never be deserted by the lawgiver, but will, in the end, receive the blessings of Providence.
Among important recent and contemporary religious magazines are the following: America, American Judaism, American Lutheran, Catholic World, Chicago Jewish Forum, Christian Advocate, Christian Century, <IR> CHRISTIAN HERALD </IR> Christian Register, The Churchman, Commentary, <IR> COMMONWEAL </IR> , Forward, Jubilee, The Living Church, The Lutheran, Messenger of the Sacred Heart, The Pastor, Presbyterian Life, Presbyterian Outlook, Pulpit Digest, The Pulpiteer, Religion in Life, The Sign, and Voice of St.
Wardin assesses him to be "the greatest pulpiteer and orator in Tennessee Baptist annals" and "Tennessee Baptists' most influential editor, popular pulpiteer, and greatest polemicist in a very contentious age" (p.
On a spectrum stretching from unlettered slave exhorters in the nineteenth century to sophisticated pulpiteers in the twentieth century, King stood as a quintessential black preacher, prophet, and jeremiad "speaking truth to power" and bringing deliverance to the disinherited.
Her contrast of the legacy of Paul Tillich and Reinhold Niebuhr, both whom resisted totalitarian evil, over against the substance of contemporary theologians and pulpiteers is worth reading the book alone.
In ancient downtown church halls, festooned with framed pictures of bearded pulpiteers from the past, and on the hardwood floors of suburbia under cobwebbed basketball nets and bulletin boards beating evidence of 78 ways to volunteer, the vital signs were dipping faster than attendance figures for Week of Prayer for Christian Unity services on Super Bowl Sundays.
Edgar DeWitt Jones, a biographer of mid-twentieth-century pulpiteers, also records that Buttrick was one who "forgets himself when he preaches.
Unfortunately for our country, there is much in A Connecticut Yankee and Letters from the Earth which acquires political immediacy in an area of born-again presidents and pulpiteers with electronic begging bowls who pray for the multiplication of nuclear missiles.