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 the fall of 2022 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.

Theme and further information on the 2024 conference will be announced soon.

Societas Homiletica 15th International Conference was held in Budapest, Hungary, on 12-17 August 2022.

Keynote speakers:
Serene Jones, President of Union Theological Seminary, New York City
Srdjan Sremac, Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Religion and Theology at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Lisa L. Thompson, Associate Professor of Black Homiletics and Liturgics, Vanderbilt University
Sam Wells, vicar of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, London

Panel: “Preaching toward Truth in different contexts” with Alfred Stephens (India), Szabina Sztojka (Hungary), Júlio Cézar Adam (Brasil) and Ferdi Kruger (South Africa).

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'.