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Preaching as Paying Attention

by Edward Foley, Capuchin
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Available in July 2021.Author Ed Foleypriest, preacher, and teacherinvites preachers to an awareness of the world and the people around them as a lens for preaching God\x27s Incarnate Word and inviting people into the Paschal Mystery. He maintains that paying attention is a key to theological reflection. When pondering a work of art or a catastrophe, the preacher asks, Where is God in all of this? and How does my preaching invite people to respond to that presence? Fr. Foley presents excerpts of his own homilies and references to poets, scientists, and other resourcessome a bit surprisingas models and suggestions that might draw a preachers attention as a sign of God present and active in our midst. In short, this book offers a mindset, not a method, for preachers.

Edward Foley, Capuchin