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Must a Priest Believe? Heart of the Matter series on B.B.C.

By: B.B.C. Presenter - BAKEWELL, Joan, & FREEMAN, Revd. Anthony.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: B.B.C. 1993.:

Seller ID: 7005

1st ed. Transcript of the programme transmitted 19th September, 1993. Pp. 20. P/b. Illustd. cover. VG. View more info

Creating Small Faith Communities. A Plan for restructuring the Parish and renewing Catholic life.

By: BARANOWSKI, Arthur R.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Cincinnati: St. Anthony Messenger Press, 1988.:

Seller ID: 9376

1st.ed. "This is the story of a pastor's vision of church and a parish's journey to renewal. Father Art Baranowski brought the church into the homes of his people by restructuring his parish into Small Basic Christian Communities. The people of his parish do not just go to church they are church." Pp, 103. P/b. G+. View more info

The Priest & His Priesthood.

By: BARNES, Rev. R.L.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: A.R.Mowbray & Co., 1940.:

Seller ID: 33329

A Devotional Commentary on the Principles of the Sacred Ministry. Pp.96. Pbk, spine a little darkened. VG. View more info

Pastors under Pressure. (A Spurgeon's Booklet).


Price: £3.00

Publisher: Eastbourne: Kingsway Publications. 1989.:

Seller ID: 22412

1st ed. "Will prove essential reading not only for pastors but for their congregations: the task is made bearable when the ministry of believers is taken seriously". Pp 84, discreet owners inkstamp to verso front cover, toning to pages. P/b. G+. View more info

Ministry in the Local Church.

By: BELBEN, Howard.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Epworth Press. 1986.:

Seller ID: 24671

1st ed. "Writing from very different backgrounds and starting-points, the contributors, who have all had experience as ministers of local churches, present a clear and coherent appraisal of the potential for ministry within each local church". Pp 122. P/b. VG. View more info

Great Expectations. (Illustrated by Philip Spence).

By: BIRD, Ann (compiler).:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Peterborough: Methodist Publishing House. 1990.:

Seller ID: 24941

"The Christian life is intended to be a joyful experience......But the 'expectations' of ordained and lay people alike are often so great that impossible demands are made in terms of energy and commitment; if we are not careful, the resulting stress can be hard to bear". Pp 43, some illustrations, discreet owners inkstamp to verso front cover. P.b, VG. View more info

The Man in the Manse.

By: BLAKEY, Ronald S.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Edinburgh: Handsel Press Ltd., 1978.:

Seller ID: 26079

1st ed. "It tells of the life and work of the Scottish minister in the nineteenth century." Pp. 10/150, owner's stamp to fep. Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w. G+/G+. View more info

Celibacy and Marriage. A Study in Clerical Vocation.

By: BRANDRETH, Henry R.T and BAILEY, Sherwin.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: SPCK. 1944.:

Seller ID: 26444

1st ed. "These essays are written, one by a celibate, the other by a married priest, in the conviction that in the Church of England there is a place for both a married and a celibate clergy". Pp 46. P/b, creasing to spine. G+. View more info

Vision Building. Knowing where you are going.

By: BRIERLEY, Peter.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Christian Research, 1989. 0340513888:

Seller ID: 13773

ISBN: 0340513888

"Defining divine guidance and the biblical role of the 'Seer', and evaluating the place for vision in contemporary society, the author looks at forward planning and the need for setting targets - whether three years, five years or even twenty years." Pp.217. Pbk. VG. View more info

A Handbook of The Ministry. A Guide to Ordination in the Anglican Communion.

By: BROWNING, Wilfrid.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: A.R. Mowbray. 1985.:

Seller ID: 19210

1st ed. "Examines the origins of the Christian ministry, the development of the Anglican ministry, what modern clergy actually do, selection and training, ordination and afterwards, non-stipendiary ministry, and the ministries of women and of readers". Pp 146. P/b. VG. View more info

Into Deep Water. The Experience of Curates in the Church of England.

By: BURGESS, Neil.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Bury St. Edmunds: Kevin Mayhew, 1998. 1840031875:

Seller ID: 25658

ISBN: 1840031875

1st ed. "An account of the experiences of twenty curates at the start of their ministerial careers in the Church of England". Pp 173, owner's name to front endpaper. Paperback. VG. View more info

The Service of a Parson.

By: CARPENTER, Edward.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: Hodder and Stoughton. 1965.:

Seller ID: 21873

1st ed. "Covers many of the issues which have been raised by the Paul report, and the author expresses his own views on several points of current controversy". Pp 158, pages toned. P/b, slight scuffing to spine, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Priestlike Task. A Model for Developing and Training the Church's Ministry.

By: CARR, Wesley.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London: SPCK, 1985. 0281041466:

Seller ID: 7199

ISBN: 0281041466

1st.ed. "Using theology and the human sciences together, the author examines the dynamic and crucial interaction between the Church and its environment." Pp.10/116. Paperback. VG. View more info

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Godly and Righteous, Peevish and Perverse. Clergy and Religious in Literature and Letters: An Anthology.

By: CHAPMAN, Raymond.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Norwich: Canterbury Press, 2002. 1853114928:

Seller ID: 42168

ISBN: 1853114928

1st edition. "An extraordinary and motley collection of literary and real life characters sharing a common role and a common status, yet capable of every human strength and foible." Pp.xvi/267. Green cloth, dustwrapper. VG/VG. View more info

A Time to Heal. A Contribution Towards the Ministry of Healing.


Price: £18.00

Publisher: London: Church House, 2000. 0715138375:

Seller ID: 19555

ISBN: 0715138375

2nd impression. "This is the first report from the Church of England on the ministry of healing for over forty years. It is a valuable resource for clergy and laity within the Church of England and its ecumenical partners, health-care professionals and those involved in training for ministry." Pp.18/412. Paperback. VG. View more info

Housegroups: The Leaders' Survival Guide.

By: COFFEY, Ian and GAUKROGER, Stephen.

Price: £3.50

Publisher: Leicester: Crossway Books, 1996.:

Seller ID: 22135

1st ed. "Are you thinking of starting a housegroup or taking your existing group forward? Or has your group gone a little flat? This book will give you the vision you are looking for". Pp 190, discreet owners inkstamp to verso front cover. Pbk. VG. View more info

Yes...Minister? Patterns of Christian Service.

By: COTTER, Jim.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Sheffield: Cairns Publications, 1992. 1870652150:

Seller ID: 35700

ISBN: 1870652150

Looks at how ministries can be located in society, in the church, and on the boundaries of society and the church. Pp.viii/128, owner's name to inside front cover. Pbk. VG. View more info

The Changing Face of the Priesthood. A Reflection on the Priest's Crisis of Soul.

By: COZZENS, Donald B.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Minnesota: The Liturgical Press, 2000. 0814625045:

Seller ID: 19224

ISBN: 0814625045

"This is the most honest assessment of the American priesthood in years". Pp.148. Paperback. VG. View more info

Parish Priests and their People in the Middle Ages in England.

By: CUTTS, Edward L.:

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London:SPCK,1914.:

Seller ID: 10973

A history of English church practice in the middle ages giving illustrations of ceremony and services using information found in old manuscripts. Pp.18/579/2(ads),frontis. + 20 further plates,historated capitals and decorated head and tail pieces to each chapter, occasional text figures. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. G+. View more info

Beginning with People. A course for study and planning in Mission, Initiation, Nurture.

By: DAVIES, John.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel. 1984.:

Seller ID: 17046

1st ed. "A course of Bible study about People (in 6 units) - about how they become members of the church and how they grow up in it. The course has been devised in response to a specific need with a specific church, because the Education Council of the Church in Wales has been convinced that the tiime has come for a thorough overhaul of the church's whole programme of initiation and membership." Pp.40. P/b with illustrated cover. VG. View more info