Academic society

Societas Homiletica is an international academic society for teachers and researcher of preaching.

The Societas Homiletica hosts the International Journal of Homiletics which is a peer-reviewed open access journal. The most recent volume has been published in 2023 and can be found - along with invitation to and guidelines for new submissions - at International Journal of Homiletics

Societas Homiletica 16th International Conference will take place in Groningen in the Netherlands 7-12 June 2024.

We warmly welcome all scholars of preaching to join us in Groningen in June 2024 to reflect on the topic: "Preaching That Resonates: Tracing Mystery, Materiality and Mutuality in Religious Speech".

Keynote speakers:
Hartmut Rosa
Professor of Sociology and Social Theory at Friedrich-Schiller-University in Jena, Germany and Director of the Max-Weber-Kolleg at the University of Erfurt. He also is an Affiliated Professor at the Department of Sociology, New School for Social Research, New York.

Ezekiel Ajibade
Ph.D. in Christian Preaching and teaches at the Nigerian Baptist Theological Seminary, Ogbomoso, Nigeria. He is the Director of Networking and Partnerships and the Head of the Department of Practical Theology.

HyeRan Kim-Cragg
Principal and Professor of Preaching at Emmanuel College, University of Toronto. Dean of Global Institute of Theology, the World Communion of Reformed Churches.

Call for papers, registration and further info here: https://www.pthu.nl/en/conference-societas-homiletica/

News, books and papers

News of Societas Homiletica is published here. Use the top-right menu to access other information, such as the series 'Studia Homiletica'.