Usage examples for homiletic

  1. He seems to have had some acquaintance with patristic and homiletic literature; he produced a version of the homily on Mary Magdalene, improperly attributed to Origen; and, as we have seen, emulated King Alfred in translating Boethius's famous manual of moral philosophy. – Chaucer by Adolphus William Ward
  2. A single extract will fully suffice for a specimen of Sterne's pre- Shandian homiletic style; his post- Shandian manner was very different, as we shall see. – Sterne by H.D. Traill
  3. The circuit of Anglo- Saxon homiletic literature has again been greatly enlarged by a more recent publication, namely, that of the " Homilies of Wulfstan." – Anglo-Saxon Literature by John Earle