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HOMILETICS

The branch of theological studies that treats of the composition and delivery of sermons, homilies, and other religious discourses, and/or discussion and instruction to the faithful. It is required of all those who have prepared for the priesthood and the permanent diaconate.

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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