Author(s): Archbishop John Shahovskoy
Publisher: St. Vladimir's Seminary Press, Crestwood, NY, 2008
Links: St. Vladimir's Seminary Press
Description: (from St. Vladimir's) Although specifically written and tailored for those in the sacramental priesthood of the Orthodox Christian faith, this work contains valuable advice for all pastors charged with imparting "the one thing needful" to souls within their care. Lay readers - including church wardens, teachers, parents, authors, musicians, and anyone involved in parish life - likewise will benefit from the author's sage counsel regarding the Christ-like management of a parish community.
". . . a foundational guide toward the concrete realization, within the ordained ministry of the Orthodox Church, in any land or age, of the never-ending pastorship of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ." - Archpriest Paul Lazor, Foreword