Insights from Calvin on Pastoral Leadership

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Joe Mock


Together with Farel, Calvin set up institutions in Geneva that would support, facilitate, and grow pastoral ministry in Geneva and beyond. The key focus of ministry in Geneva was on the ministry of the word of God. As a prophet who expounded and applied God’s word, Calvin set the model for others. From Calvin’s farewell messages prior to his death, several insights can be gleaned concerning his approach to pastoral leadership.

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Mock, Joe. “Insights from Calvin on Pastoral Leadership”. Reformed Theological Review 81, no. 2 (August 1, 2022): 139–161. Accessed February 23, 2024.


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