Recapturing the spiritual dimension of pastoral ministry

Full Title
Recapturing the spiritual dimension of pastoral ministry
Author
Neil P Babcox
Abstract
The thesis of this project is that pastors need to recapture the spiritual aspects of pastoral ministry. Chapter 1 analyzes the problem and offers reasons for how it arose. Chapter 2 surveys "lost treasures" of Reformed spirituality with a special reference to Calvin's Institutes and the Book of Confessions. The project envisions clergy gathering together in small groups for the purpose educating of themselves about the spiritual life through book discussion and for supporting one another through prayer. The author concludes that the project presents a model that can be easily duplicated and can be of great value to clergy.
Degree Granting Institution
Advisor
Andrew Purves
Language
English
Date
1995
Number of Pages
82