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Many Servants: An Introduction to Deacons

Ormonde Plater

A basic, essential text for discernment committees and commissions on ministry, and a comprehensive look at the vital ministry of the permanent diaconate in the church today.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Cowley Publications
  • Publish Date: Jan 25th, 2004
  • Pages: 208
  • Language: English
  • Edition: Revised -
  • Dimensions: 8.50in - 6.44in - 0.53in - 0.66lb
  • EAN: 9781561012701
  • Categories: Christian Church - AdministrationChristianity - HistoryLeadership

About the Author

ORMONDE PLATER is a deacon in the Episcopal Church who has been active for many years in the renewal of the diaconate. A liturgical scholar and editor of Diakonia, Plater is the Archdeacon for the Diocese of Louisiana. The former president of the North American Association for the Diaconate, he served as deacon at St. Anna's Parish in New Orleans, Louisiana for over two decades.