TITLE

The Prince and the Pastor

AUTHOR(S)
Leithart, Peter J.
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jan1994, Issue 39, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the approach of modern pastors to pastoral care and church management. Responsibilities of a pastor in expressing the dynamics of human interaction and motivation; Textual problems on pastoral care addressed in the theatrical play "Hamlet"; Challenges facing pastors in caring for the souls.
ACCESSION #
17732771

 

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