Episode 115

Interview: Dr. Frank A. Thomas

April 23rd, 2018

46 mins 38 secs

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About this Episode

Episode 202:

On today’s episode, Pass the Mic is excited to interview an expert in black preaching, Dr. Frank Thomas. Dr. Thomas is the Director of the first ever PH.D Program in African American Preaching and Sacred Rhetoric in the world at Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is also the author of a number of books, including They Like to Never Quit Praising God, Introduction to the Practice of African American Preaching, and his new book How to Preach a Dangerous Sermon. Some of the topics discussed in this episode include:

-Why “Black Preaching”?
-How “dangerous sermons” are central to the black church
-The concept of “moral authority”
-The Publishing in Color Conference coming this summer

-To find out more about Dr. Thomas, visit his website drfrankathomas.com.

-To find out how you can attend the Publishing in Color Conference, visit publishingincolor.com/conferences.

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