Chapter I. The christian conception OF preaching. 1. Christian Preaching as Related to Subject Matter, p. 4. 2. Christian Preaching as Related to the Preacher, p. 6. 3. Christian Preaching as Related to the Audience, p. 11. 4. Christian Preaching as Related to Form, p. 14. II. The aim OF christian preaching. 1. The Importance of Homiletic Aim, p. 18. 2. The Central and Inclusive Homiletic Aim, p. 24. III. The gifts OF the preacher. I. Classification Of Gifts, p. 34. A. Mental Gifts, p. 34. B. Emotional Gifts, p. 37. C. Spiritual Gifts, p. 41. D. Rhetorical Gifts, p. 42. 2. Culture of Gifts, p. 44. IV. The study OF homiletics. 1. The Value of Homiletic Study, p. 50. 2. Methods of Homiletic Study, p. 60. A. Study of Homiletic Principles, p. 60. B. Study of Living Preachers, p. 63. C. Analysis Of Published Products, p. 64. (1. Personal Experiences and Criticism, p. 64.