An inspiring source of encouragement and instruction for all ministers of the gospel. Phillips Brooks, a historic authority on preaching, shares from his lifetime of ministry and preaching. The Joy of Preaching abounds with valuable lessons and suggestions for the character of the preacher and
the quality of the message. Brooks will motivate you to allow God's truth to shine through you.
Phillips Brooks (1835-1893) was born in Boston and educated at Harvard College and the Protestant Episcopal Seminary at Alexandria, Virginia. He ministered at Holy Trinity Church in Philadelphia from 1862 until 1869 when he was called as pastor of Trinity Church in Boston.