By Paul Avis
Paul Avis deals a desirable account of the ministerial id of the bishop, and particularly the initiatives and roles of episcopal ministry. putting the Bishop inside of his wider ecclesiological framework, Avis illuminates the position of the person in episcopal ministry. The publication units the important paintings of a Bishop inside of an ecclesiological framework: the Bishop within the Anglican Communion, in the Church of Christ, in the reasons of God.
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Becoming a Bishop: A Theological Handbook of Episcopal Ministry by Paul Avis