Pastors in the KJV Jer 2:8 The priests said not, Where is the LORD? and they that handle the law knew me not: the pastors also transgressed against me, and the prophets prophesied by Baal, and walked after things that do not profit. Jer 3:15 And I will give you pastors according to mine heart, which shall feed you with knowledge and understanding. Jer 10:21 For the pastors are become brutish, and have not sought the LORD: therefore they shall not prosper, and all their flocks shall be scattered. Jer 12:10 Many pastors have destroyed my vineyard, they have trodden my portion under foot, they have made my pleasant portion a desolate wilderness. Jer 22:22 The wind shall eat up all thy pastors, and thy lovers shall go into captivity: surely then shalt thou be ashamed and confounded for all thy wickedness. Jer 23:1 ¶ Woe be unto the pastors that destroy and scatter the sheep of my pasture! saith the LORD. Jer 23:2 Therefore thus saith the LORD God of Israel against the pastors that feed my people; Ye have scattered my flock, and driven them away, and have not visited them: behold, I will visit upon you the evil of your doings, saith the LORD. Eph 4:11 And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers; Pastor Hughes East Mesa Baptist Church http://www.azboss.net/~embc/ ----- Original Message ----- From: john okeefe <jxpxus@...> To: <pastorsforum@...> Sent: Thursday, February 05, 2004 10:24 AM Subject: Re: [PastorsForum] Was backsliding............"pastor Paul"? > i have a question - given that you would believe that > a pastor must be married - according to the way you > see God's word - and given the fact that the word > "pastor" is not in the kjv - only the word "shepard" - > and if we see that a "pastor" is a "shepard" and must > be married - was jesus, "the great shepard" married? > would God violate his ouw rules? - making jesus a > "law breaker" - just wondering how you work it all out > :) > > pax > jok > > > --- Cecil Tiller <cecil_tiller@...> wrote: > > Iggy, > > Perhaps Paul was a widower? Still don`t see where > > Paul "pastored" a church, started churches ?yes, > > then moved on to start more / new churches. > > God can and does forgive sin, BUT sin does have its > > consequences.....disqualifies some from "pastoring". > > Cecil 2 Cor.4:5 > > > > **************************************** > > > > iggy <iggy@...> wrote: > > > > Paul's teaching comes from a man who has been there. > > One who speaks of the worries of marriage as if he > > been, also the pains of letting go. > > > > . > > > > > > > > > > > > > > ----- > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > --------------------------------- > > Do you Yahoo!? > > Yahoo! SiteBuilder - Free web site building tool. > > Try it! > > ____________________________________________________ > > IncrediMail - Email has finally evolved - Click > > Here > > > > --------------------------------- > > Do you Yahoo!? > > Yahoo! Finance: Get your refund fast by filing > online > > > ===== > john o'keefe > http://www.ginkworld.net > > __________________________________ > Do you Yahoo!? > Yahoo! Finance: Get your refund fast by filing online. > http://taxes.yahoo.com/filing.html > > -- > To unsubscribe, send ANY message to: pastorsforum-unsubscribe@... > > "In essential things, unity; in non-essential things, liberty; and in all things, charity."