“Go ye into all the world, and preach the gospel to every creature.”
“Go out into the highways and hedges, and compel them to come in, that my house may be filled”
“Proclaim all these words in the streets of Jerusalem, saying, Hear ye the words of this covenant, and do them”
Interview on Open-Air Preaching, 9 min., Rev. McCurley shows that open-air preaching is Biblical and answers some questions about it.
A Street Preacher’s Diary
The Chronicles, being the street preaching diary of Rev. Travis Fentiman, with various pictures and videos
Spurgeon, Charles – Open Air Preaching: a Sketch of its History and Remarks Thereon, 30 paragraphs
Spurgeon, in his characteristic style, shows open-air preaching to be throughout scripture and the best of church history. He also gives some reasons for it along with a few pointers.
Murray, John & Cummings, Calvin – ‘The Open-Air Meeting’ 1954 18 paragraphs, being ch. 6 of Biblical Evangelism Today: A Symposium, by the Committee on Christian Education of the OPC
Taylor, William – Seven Years Street Preaching in San Francisco California, Embracing Incidents, Triumphant Death Scenes, etc. 1857 394 pp.
Flockhart, Robert – The Street Preacher: being the Autobiography of R. Flockhart 1858 170 pp. ed. Thomas Guthrie of the Free Church of Scotland
Rev. Travis Fentiman preaching to the multitudes, Matt 9:36
“No sort of defense is needed for preaching out-of-doors; but it would need very potent arguments to prove that a man had done his duty who has never preached beyond the walls of his meeting-house.”
“Peter, standing up with the eleven, lifted up his voice, and said unto them, Ye men of Judaea, and all ye that dwell at Jerusalem, be this known unto you, and hearken to my words… Whosoever shall call on the name of the Lord shall be saved”