Calling and Character: Virtues of the Ordained Life / Edition 1

Calling and Character: Virtues of the Ordained Life / Edition 1

by William H. Willimon, Willimon
     
 

ISBN-10: 0687090334

ISBN-13: 9780687090334

Pub. Date: 10/28/2000

Publisher: Abingdon Press

In Calling & Character, Willimon lays out a clear and compelling picture of the pastoral life, one that will inform both those embarking on ordained ministry and those who have been in it for many years. He lays out specific habits such as study, collegiality, and humor as the day-by-day means of following the difficult and dangerous, yet deeply rewarding, calling of…  See more details below

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In Calling & Character, Willimon lays out a clear and compelling picture of the pastoral life, one that will inform both those embarking on ordained ministry and those who have been in it for many years. He lays out specific habits such as study, collegiality, and humor as the day-by-day means of following the difficult and dangerous, yet deeply rewarding, calling of a pastor.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780687090334
Publisher:
Abingdon Press
Publication date:
10/28/2000
Pages:
182
Sales rank:
201,379
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction9
Ch. 1Vocation15
Ch. 2The Character of Clergy31
Ch. 3The Pastor in Community60
Ch. 4Crossbearing and the Clergy95
Ch. 5New Creation127
AppNational Capital Presbytery Code of Ethics151
Notes165
Subject Index177
Scripture Index181

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