Frank A. Thomas

Preacher, teacher, scholar, lecturer, author, and master coach

Preaching With Sacred Fire

An Anthology of African American Sermons, 1750 to the Present

Preaching With Sacred Fire

A rare view of the too often unheralded role of the African American preacher in American history.

Preaching with Sacred Fire, co-edited with Martha Simmons. offers a rare view of the too often unheralded role of the African American preacher in American history. This anthology includes selections from Jarena Lee, Frederick Douglass, Malcolm X, Martin Luther King Jr., Gardner C. Taylor, Prathia Hall, and many others. It is a unique and powerful work that captures the stunning diversity of the cultural and historical legacy of African American preaching.

W.W. Norton | ISBN 978-0-393-05831-4