skip to content
Gentle shepherding : pastoral ethics and leadership Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Gentle shepherding : pastoral ethics and leadership

Author: Joseph Earl Bush
Publisher: St. Louis, Mo. : Chalice Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Named One of the Top Ten Books for Parish Clergy for the year 2006 by the Academy of Parish Clergy! Gentle Shepherding offers a rare balance in an introduction to pastoral ethics, one that identifies deeply with the pastoral vocation and brings it into conversation with a developed body of ethical theory. The goal of the book is to equip seminarians and pastors with conceptual resources for clarifying moral  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bush, Joseph Earl, 1956-
Gentle shepherding.
St. Louis, Mo. : Chalice Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2005025994
(OCoLC)61520304
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Earl Bush
ISBN: 9780827212657 0827212658 9780827212640 082721264X 9780827214781 0827214782
OCLC Number: 823170229
Description: 1 online resource (x, 208 pages)
Contents: Moral self in community : introduction to the moral life --
Working gently : nonmaleficence in ministry --
Permission for mission : informed consent in pastoral ministry --
Keeping faith I : veracity as not lying --
Keeping faith II : veracity as truth-telling --
Confidentiality in care --
Vocation I : creation and community --
Vocation II : church and ministry.
Responsibility: Joseph E. Bush, Jr.
More information:

Abstract:

Named One of the Top Ten Books for Parish Clergy for the year 2006 by the Academy of Parish Clergy! Gentle Shepherding offers a rare balance in an introduction to pastoral ethics, one that identifies deeply with the pastoral vocation and brings it into conversation with a developed body of ethical theory. The goal of the book is to equip seminarians and pastors with conceptual resources for clarifying moral responsibility in the practice of ministry. This responsibility includes three levels: the minister as a moral agent in offering care; the minister as a moral enabler in encouraging virtue in others; and the minister as a moral leader in facilitating congregational life and witness in society. Helping ministers and seminarians to think anew about their responsibilities and the moral quandaries in pastoral practice, Gentle Shepherding integrates theory with practice, providing case material for further reflection and discussion and at least one case study or exercise associated with each chapter.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/823170229> # Gentle shepherding : pastoral ethics and leadership
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "823170229" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46100760#Place/st_louis_mo> ; # St. Louis, Mo.
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/mou> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/241.641/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1054524> ; # Pastoral care
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BV4011> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46100760#Topic/clergy_professional_ethics> ; # Clergy--Professional ethics
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/864070> ; # Clergy--Professional ethics
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46100760#Topic/religion_christian_theology_ethics> ; # RELIGION--Christian Theology--Ethics
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46100760#Topic/religion_christian_ministry_pastoral_resources> ; # RELIGION--Christian Ministry--Pastoral Resources
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009120389> ; # Clergy--Professional ethics
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2006" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/63695962> ; # Joseph Earl Bush
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "Named One of the Top Ten Books for Parish Clergy for the year 2006 by the Academy of Parish Clergy! Gentle Shepherding offers a rare balance in an introduction to pastoral ethics, one that identifies deeply with the pastoral vocation and brings it into conversation with a developed body of ethical theory. The goal of the book is to equip seminarians and pastors with conceptual resources for clarifying moral responsibility in the practice of ministry. This responsibility includes three levels: the minister as a moral agent in offering care; the minister as a moral enabler in encouraging virtue in others; and the minister as a moral leader in facilitating congregational life and witness in society. Helping ministers and seminarians to think anew about their responsibilities and the moral quandaries in pastoral practice, Gentle Shepherding integrates theory with practice, providing case material for further reflection and discussion and at least one case study or exercise associated with each chapter."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/46100760> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61520304> ;
    schema:name "Gentle shepherding : pastoral ethics and leadership"@en ;
    schema:productID "823170229" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/823170229#PublicationEvent/st_louis_mo_chalice_press_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46100760#Agent/chalice_press> ; # Chalice Press
    schema:url <http://www.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/OTc4MDgyNzIxMjY0MA==> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10632090> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=3119521> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=509188> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0519/2005025994.html> ;
    schema:url <https://library.biblioboard.com/content/c7927caf-bde6-4b06-9e59-7ac8efb4962e?organizationId=99410d61-7203-4fb5-a196-b2071b2c2051> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780827212640> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780827214781> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780827212657> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/823170229> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46100760#Agent/chalice_press> # Chalice Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Chalice Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46100760#Place/st_louis_mo> # St. Louis, Mo.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "St. Louis, Mo." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46100760#Topic/clergy_professional_ethics> # Clergy--Professional ethics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Clergy--Professional ethics"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46100760#Topic/religion_christian_ministry_pastoral_resources> # RELIGION--Christian Ministry--Pastoral Resources
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "RELIGION--Christian Ministry--Pastoral Resources"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/46100760#Topic/religion_christian_theology_ethics> # RELIGION--Christian Theology--Ethics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "RELIGION--Christian Theology--Ethics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009120389> # Clergy--Professional ethics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Clergy--Professional ethics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1054524> # Pastoral care
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Pastoral care"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/864070> # Clergy--Professional ethics
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Clergy--Professional ethics"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/63695962> # Joseph Earl Bush
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1956" ;
    schema:familyName "Bush" ;
    schema:givenName "Joseph Earl" ;
    schema:name "Joseph Earl Bush" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780827212640>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "082721264X" ;
    schema:isbn "9780827212640" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780827212657>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0827212658" ;
    schema:isbn "9780827212657" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780827214781>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0827214782" ;
    schema:isbn "9780827214781" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61520304>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Gentle shepherding." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/823170229> ; # Gentle shepherding : pastoral ethics and leadership
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.