• (verb): Deliver a sermon.
    Synonyms: prophesy
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License To Preach (Methodist)
... A License to Preach in Methodist and related churches was the official authorization of a person to preach the Gospel and to do other tasks of ministry so authorized (often including administering the ... in the issuing of Local Pastor's Licenses, authorizing such persons to preach, administer the Sacraments, and do other tasks of ministry in the local church ...

More definitions of "preach":

  • (verb): Speak, plead, or argue in favour of.
    Synonyms: advocate

Famous quotes containing the word preach:

    I preach there are all kinds of truth, your truth and somebody else’s. But behind all of them there is only one truth and that is that there’s no truth.
    Flannery O’Connor (1925–1964)

    Capt. Rev. Samuel Clayton: What good did that do ya?
    Ethan Edwards: By what you preach none. By what that Comanch believes, ain’t got no eyes he can’t enter the spirit land. Has to wander forever between the winds.
    Frank S. Nugent (1908–1965)

    And let Reform her columns roll.
    With thunder peal, and lightening flash.
    We’ll preach deliverance to the soul.
    ‘Mid proud Oppression’s waning crash.
    Ignis, U.S. women’s magazine contributor. The Genius of Liberty, pp. 9-10 (November 1853)