A Quaker theology of pastoral care : the art of the everyday

by Zoe White

Pamphlet, 1988

Status

Available

Call number

CP 281/2

Publication

Wallingford, Pa. : Pendle Hill Publications, 1988.

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The author of this moderately interesting pamphlet explores a theological foundation for pastoral care, to provide nourishment for the carer, a vision for care, and help to identify the appropriate preparation for this work. Also, she looks for how Quakerism grounds the understanding of the work. Pastoral care should be distinct from professional problem-solving care; it is a process of mediating God's love to others and to the world. It calls for presence, fellowship, communion, and commitment. It is reconciliatory and healing. It is done to build the community closer to God's vision for us all.… (more)

ISBN

0875742815 / 9780875742816

Local notes

Pendle Hill Pamphlet 281

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CP 281/2

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