Leadership in the Church
Leadership in the Church

Leadership in the Church

How Traditional Roles Can Help Serve the Christian Community Today


240 Pages, 5 3/8 x 8 1/4

Formats: Hardcover

Hardcover, $24.95 (US $24.95) (CA $27.95)

Publication Date: August 2003

ISBN 9780824519773

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This is a timely and profound look at the enduring meaning of church office, and the guidance it is called to provide to the church in light of a changed world and a changing future. Includes essays on how the church offices arose, how they are defined, and how they relate to one another. Major themes include: the universal vs. local church, the ministry of the bishop, priest and deacon, apostolic succession and the practical application of canonical norms.