Clergy taxes have bedeviled many priests and parish councils struggle to ensure proper classification. Here is the beginning of help.
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Even Jesus grieved. Theologians say that “God died in the flesh.” Therefore, it is also possible to say that “God grieved in the flesh” inasmuch as Jesus was both fully man and fully God.
Compare your non-Sunday morning work load and type of work with Catholic and Protestant pastors. Of course this will vary by size of parish, age of clergy and “energy quotient” of the pastor.
As every Christian intuitively, and sometimes consciously knows, our Lord Jesus Christ is the perfect model for leadership.
A number of study projects have generated extensive information assisting church leadership to understand the contemporary social, financial, congregational and personal dynamics that condition clergy lives and ministry. These projects created excellent resources to support pastoral leadership, clergy and their work. Links to these resources are found here.
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