August 26, 2009

The Portrait of the Godly Pastor

The features of the pastor, as shown (twice) to Pilgrim by Interpreter:

  1. His eyes were directed up toward Heaven. 2. The best of books were in his hand. 3. The law of truth was written on his lips. 4. The world was behind his back. 5. He stood in a position pleading with men. 6. A crown of gold hung over his head.

From The Pilgrim’s Progress, chapter 8.

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