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Admin can be a 'spiritual ministry'

by Paul Wilkinson

Posted: 23 Nov 2012 @ 01:11

KEEPING the desk clear of paperwork can be as stressful for clergy as many other more obvious problems, a survey in Liverpool diocese suggests.

To combat the difficulties experienced by clerics, the diocese is offering a one-day course on office administration later this month. The diocese says that, in its clergy questionnaire in 2010, a large number of respondents reported that they were stressed; so this year it organised a survey to look more specifically at the causes of such ...

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