Introduction. The ultimate decision in appointing bishops rests with the pope, and
he is free to select anyone he chooses. But how does he know whom to select ...
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Qualifications of Bishops - The saying is sure: whoever aspires to the office of
bishop desires a noble task. Now a bishop must be above reproach,
A bishop then must be: God has specific qualifications for leaders in the church.
... "Are there others available who better fulfill the requirements of this list?" c.
The Apostle Paul gives us the qualifications of the bishop or elder in his first letter
to Timothy. The Greek word that is used for the office of a bishop or elder is ...
Oct 14, 2014 ... Four easy steps to take to become a bishop. Bishops arrive for .... Second, get an
advanced degree, preferably in canon law. Knowing the rules ...
Answer: In the New Testament, a bishop is a person who functions as a ... (
Deacons, whose requirements are listed in the next verses, are not required to
chief officers in New Testament churches were called bishops, or elders, or
pastors. "That the ... These qualifications are given in 1 Timothy 3:1-7 and Titus 1:
Four Parts:At the BeginningBecome a PriestBecome a BishopBecome a Cardinal
... cardinal in the Catholic Church, you need to meet a few basic requirements.
Jan 17, 2013 ... Local churches within self-governing Baptist congregations have become
consecrated bishops. As far as I can tell, this trend began with the ...
"THE FIRST EPISTLE TO TIMOTHY" The Work And Qualifications Of Bishops (3:1
-7) INTRODUCTION 1. Instructing Timothy as to proper conduct in house of ...