Date of Award
Master of Sacred Theology (STM)
Scripture References in this Resource
Mark 10:46-52; Psalm 131:1-2;
This study comprises an examination of sermonic material for clues to the plight of man. Initially the research involves an assessment of the signs of man's plight and places these signs into significant categories of man's existence. After locating and classifying the plight of man, the analysis shifts to the meaning of the plight of man in all of the plight's dimensions. After summarizing various aspects of man's plight and its meaning, the analysis moves to detect the implications of plight and meaning for man and for the preaching task. Finally, several areas for further study are suggested on the basis of the implications.
Misner, Lary, "The Plight of Man: A Study in Contemporary Preaching" (1968). Master of Sacred Theology Thesis. 374.
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