A Quaker theology of pastoral care

the art of the everyday
  • 24 Pages
  • 1.99 MB
  • English
Pendle Hill Publications , Wallingford, Pa
Pastoral theology -- Society of Friends., Society of Friends -- Cl
StatementZoe White.
SeriesPendle Hill pamphlet,, 281
LC ClassificationsBX7745 .W4 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2065467M
ISBN 100875742815
LC Control Number88062221

Ten years in the making, this book is the first one to describe pastoral care and counseling from a Quaker perspective. The authors of the various chapters are pastors, pastoral counselors, family therapists, social workers, among others, all of whom do their work from a spiritual, Quaker grounding.5/5(1).

In this study, Derek Brown identifies patterns in those Friends churches that have embraced a pastoral system, and he also demonstrates how a Christ-centered Quaker pastoral theology might strengthen a church's Quaker heritage while simultaneously increasing the effectiveness of its pastoral : Derek Brown.

Synopsis. This anthology of Quaker perspectives on caregiving (working title: Sounds of Silence: Quaker Dimensions to Pastoral Care and Counseling) will aid pastors, chaplains, seminary teachers and students as well as health counselors, psychologists, social workers and theory of Quaker practice is wedded to the experience of the professional caregiver to present a Price: $ A Quaker theology of pastoral care: the art of the everyday.

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Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description. PAUL E. JOHNSON A Theology of Pastoral Care Pastoral care is the faithful ministry of a religious community to the needs of persons in face-to-face relationships. `This A Quaker theology of pastoral care book a useful book that discusses the differences and similarities if pastoral care and counselling′ - Quaker Retreat Group Newsletter `This book focusing as it does on the ethics underpinning any pastoral care or counselling relationship was a real joy to read being well-written, engaging and thought s: 1.

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A Quaker Book of Wisdom: Life Lessons In Simplicity, Service, And Common Sense. Theology and Teachings of the Society of Friends. by Rufus Matthew Jones | out of 5 stars 3. Paperback $ $   About this book Leading pastoral theologians explore a wide variety of themes related to pastoral practice.

Pastoral Theology and Care: Critical Trajectories in Theory and Practice offers a collection of essays by leading pastoral theologians that represent emerging trajectories in the fields of pastoral theology and care. Pastoral Careis a work worthy of review by those entering Christian counseling, especially those who will be pastoral counselors.

My examination of Gregory and Pastoral Carehas six sections: One, Key Figures outlines the high points of Gregory’s life and other figures that influenced him. I know not every category below is technically “pastoral theology,” and obviously this isn’t anything like an exhaustive list.

But these are some of the books I’ve found most helpful in pastoral ministry. General Pastoral Ministry. Charles Spurgeon, Lectures to My Students – One of my favorite books of all time. I reread chapters. The handbook is intended for use by anybody who exercises a ministry of pastoral care – ministers, elders, parish visitors, youth leaders, homegroup leaders, and so on.

It can be a basis for individual reflection or group discussion. Meeting for Reading is a column that offers reviews of new and forthcoming books intended to nurture spiritual deepening among Friends.

The books selected are particularly useful to Meeting book discussion groups. When the Spirit Calls: Engaging the Challenges of Ministry by Jay Marshall, QuakerPress, “When God lays a call on our hearts, it seldom disappears until we address it.

Written by significant researchers and practitioners within the field, this unique collection of key texts introduces the reader to practical theology. It critically explores the way in which the spiritual dimension of pastoral care has entered into constructive dialogue with other disciplines and ways of thinking, including: psychiatry, psychology, counselling, intercultural studies.

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Sacraments - Quakers do not practice a ritual baptism but believe that life, when lived in the example of Jesus Christ, is a sacrament. Similarly, to the Quaker, silent meditation, seeking revelation directly from God, is their form of communion. While most books on pastoral ministry focus on the practical duties of ministry, this work Pastoral Theology lays a theological framework form pastoral ministry.

This book, authored by Daniel Akin and Scott Pace is an important book for pastors to remember the theological and biblical foundations for Reviews: The best books on Pastoral Care ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users.

Find the best commentary on Pastoral Care. In this period of Quaker pastoral psychology, it was the belief of the Inner Light - that of God - which set Friends apart from their contemporaries.

Further, Quaker writers as early as Fox encouraged not only this recognition of God in everyone, 1 Cherry's book A Quiet Haven: Quakers, Moral Treatment, and Asylum Reform (London and Toronto. 'This is a useful book that discusses the differences and similarities if pastoral care and counselling' - Quaker Retreat Group Newsletter 'This book focusing as it does on the ethics underpinning any pastoral care or counselling relationship was a real joy to read being well Price: $ A Quaker Theology of Pastoral Care: The Art This pamphlet emerged as a result of studies and experience in the area of pastoral care during the years of study at Earlham School of Religion.

In these reflections, Zoe is particularly concerned to explore a theological basis which provides. This much-needed book fully integrates principles of pastoral care, leadership, and theology to restore to ministers a clearly defined pastoral identity.

Quakers, also called Friends, belong to a historically Christian denomination known formally as the Religious Society of Friends or Friends Church. Members of the various Quaker movements are all generally united by their belief in the ability of each human being to experientially access the light within, or "that of God in every one".

Some profess the priesthood of all believers, a doctrine. We are gathering the experience of Quaker communities during the Coronavirus pandemic in This request is to understand more about how Quaker communities have supported everyone pastorally during the pandemic.

Please share your story, and details about how your local Quaker community is set up to offer pastoral care to Friends. The Conference has been cancelled.

Please stay tuned for information on next year's conference. Join Friends/friends in the ministry of pastoral care, counseling, and healing at our annual gathering Aprilat the historic Quaker Hill Conference Center in Richmond, Indiana.

The Quaker Handbook. This is a practical and informative guide to Quaker practice in this country. It is not a rigid set of rules and regulations but a description of what seems to have worked best in the past, based on Quaker theology, values and experience.

In Pastoral Care and Hermeneutics (a book I discovered by reading Anthony Thiselton’s A Lifetime in the Church and University), Capps first provides six Diagnostic Types for pastoral care approaches (pg. ) and then, what concerned the first two posts, he locates them on three axes, with each axis viewed as a model of theological.

Pastoral care & counselling. [Gordon Lynch] -- Pastoral Care and Counselling provides an accessible framework for understanding the role of the pastoral care worker and the ethical dimensions of practice. Quaker Retreat Group Newsletter`This book focusing as it does on the ethics underpinning any about\/a> http:\/\/at.

What Karen Scheib has done in this book is to reposition pastoral care as a theological activity performed in the context of the church. She draws deeply upon her Wesleyan theological heritage, upon an understanding of life in its fullness as growth in love and grace, and upon a “communion ecclesiology” undergirded by a communal.

A Quaker Take on Liberation Theology. He has a book on Liberation Theology. He is no stranger to Philadelphia with a doctorate from Temple U. Thanks for this edition of QuakerSpeak.

Reply. the sick, the poor, the widows (who in the old days were often unable to make a living because of oppression of women) care for the children and. Derek Brown is vice president for graduate studies at Barclay College in Haviland, Kans., where he also serves as the chair of the Pastoral Ministry program.

A recorded Friends minister, Derek has written a book, On Quakers and Pastors, which explores Quaker pastoral theology and was recently published by Barclay Press. He is married with two. A Theology of Pastoral Care book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

From a thoroughly biblical viewpoint Eduard Thurneysen probes /5(1). Grace Ji-Sun Kim, Professor of Theology. Grace is an ordained minister in the PC(USA) noted for her work in the fields of feminist, post-colonial and Asian American theology.

Kim is the author or editor of more than a dozen books, most recently Mother Daughter Speak () and Embracing the Other (). She earned a B.S. from Victoria.Scope and Content Note. According to a preview sample of the Dictionary of Pastoral Care and Counseling, the book was created with the intention of being “an authoritative, diagnostic reference book for anyone involved in the study or practice of pastoral care and counseling” and enlisted the participation of “nearly Protestant, Catholic, Orthodox, and Jewish contributors.”.You are invited to submit items of interest to Friends in chaplaincy, counseling, and related ministries to our web editor, Jessica Easter at @ also have a closed "Quakers in Pastoral Care and Counseling" Facebook group that is updated regularly with interesting articles and discussion topics pertaining to Quakerism and pastoral care.