Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Bachelor of Divinity (B.Div)


Exegetical Theology

First Advisor

Richard Caemmerer

Scripture References in this Resource (separated by semi-colons)

John 13:1-17; Genesis 18:3f; Genesis 19:2; Luke 7:45; 1 Samuel 25:41; Genesis 24:32; Genesis 43:42; Judges 19:21; Exodus 30:19ff; 2 Samuel 19:24; Luke 7:36ff; Matthew 26:6; Mark 6:2; John 21:4; Luke 22:4; Luke 22:16; John 13:21; Acts 9:37; Exodus 30:18; Deuteronomy 21:6; Psalm 25:6; 2 Chronicles 4:6; Matthew 6:17; John 9:7ff; Matthew 15:2; Mark 7:3; John 13:5; 1 Timothy 5:10; Acts 16:33; 2 Peter 2:22; Hebrews 10:20;


The thrust of this thesis is twofold in essence. It sets out to (1) determine what is contained in the preaching of the Gospel according to the New Testament; and, to (2) determine how Bishop Sheen’s Lenten preaching portrayed that New Testament kerygmatic pattern. The study further reveals that Sheen's Lenten preaching in many instances departs from and/or runs counter to the kerygmatic formulation.

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