en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bishop_in_the_Catholic_Church

In the Catholic Church, a bishop is an ordained minister who holds the fullness of the ..... Papal pronouncements which meet the requirements of the decree on papal infallibility of the First Vatican Council, and no others, even in matters of faith ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Appointment_of_Catholic_bishops

The appointment of bishops in the Catholic Church is a complicated process. Outgoing bishops ... if any one be made bishop without the consent of the Metropolitan, the great Synod has declared that such a man ought not to be a bishop.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bishop

A bishop is an ordained, consecrated, or appointed member of the Christian clergy who is ..... conform to other canonical requirements (for example, is an adult male) and an eastern orthodox rite of episcopal ordination, expressing the proper ...

www.wikihow.com/Become-a-Bishop

Complete a theology degree. All denominations require bishops to have a theology degree. This can be completed at ...

canonlawmadeeasy.com/2010/07/15/how-are-priests-selected-to-be-bishops

Jul 15, 2010 ... He certainly ought to be a theological expert as well, to be better able ... We've seen the qualifications that a prospective bishop must have; let's ...

www.usccb.org/about/leadership/appointing-bishops.cfm

The ultimate decision in appointing bishops rests with the pope, and he is ... It can be a time consuming process, often taking eight months or more to complete.

www.ncronline.org/blogs/parish-diary/four-easy-steps-take-become-bishop

Oct 14, 2014 ... ... the last 40 years? How does one actually become a bishop? ... Second, get an advanced degree, preferably in canon law. Knowing the rules ...

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There are also no specific governing rules for becoming a pastor in the Baptist faith. ... there are no formal rules for becoming ordained as a Baptist bishop. ... Ordained Minister Requirements · How Do You Become an Apostolic Pastor?

www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=1+Timothy+3&version=NRSVA

Qualifications of Bishops - The saying is sure: whoever aspires to the office of ... 6 He must not be a recent convert, or he may be puffed up with conceit and fall ...