This book focuses on an understanding of what the Bible has to say to or about the pastor and his ministry. The author gives a solid treatment of the New Testament passages that specifically speak to the role of the pastor. This work is informative and challenging to any new candidate for pastoral ministry or a veteran pastor.
Robert E. Picirilli is the former academic dean and professor of Greek and New Testament Studies at Welch College in Nashville, TN. He has several published books, booklets, and articles in denominational publications and theological journals. He serves as the General Editor for The Randall House Bible Commentary series.