[The Washington Times] December 19, 2004--A HISTORY OF PREACHING By O.C. Edwards Jr. Abingdon, $65, 879 pages, CD-Rom Reviewed by Larry Witham.
While I do not agree with O.C. Edwards' views of the Bible, I have found his works on preaching a treasure trove of useful information. Here is what David L. Larsen has to say about Edward's book at Preaching.com :
"The rumor is that the fourth entry into the field will soon be in hand. O.C. Edwards, Jr., long at Seabury-Western (Episcopal) in Evanston, IL (now retired) will soon heave into sight with his much?awaited history of preaching. His 43-page entry on 'The History of Preaching' in Willimon/Lisher Concise Encyclopedia of Preaching has whetted our appetite for his full history (although we are troubled by his basic scepticism about the words of Jesus)...."