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  • Individualized marriage and family disruption ministries in congregations: How culture matters.
    Konieczny, Mary Ellen (2016)
    Sociology of Religion 77:2: 144-170.

    Based on interview data from northern Indiana congregations; describes cultural work & counseling in support of mar4riage and of divorced persons.

    Associated Search Terms: Divorce; United States, Indiana, northern; Marriage/divorce; Counseling; Congregation; Dialectic
  • Use of ministers for a serious personal problem among African Americans.
    Chatters, Linda M., Jacqueline S. Mattis, Robert J. Taylor, Amanda T. Woodward, Harold W. Neighbors, and Nyasha N. Grayman (2011)
    American Journal of Orthopsychiatry 81:1: 118-127.

    Associated Search Terms: African Americans; Clergy role; Counseling
  • Seeking help from clergy among black Caribbeans in the United States.
    Taylor, Robert Joseph, Amanda T. Woodward, Linda M. Chatters, Jacqueline S. Mattis, and James S. Jackson (2011)
    Race and Social Problems 3;4: 241-251.

    Associated Search Terms: Caribbean Americans; Counseling; Clergy role
  • "Putting God Over": The Faithful Counselors.
    Leat, Diana (1973)
    Sociological Review 21:4: 561-572.

    Based on interviews of clergy in a large English town; focuses on the incorporation of counseling ideology into religion.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Great Britain; Counseling
  • Denominational Affiliation and Styles of Authority in Pastoral Counseling.
    Beech, Lawrence A. (1970)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 9:3: 245-246.

    Focuses on the relation between the style of authority clergy assume in counseling & their denominational identity.

    Associated Search Terms: Authority; Denomination (organizational entity); Canada; Clergy role; Counseling
  • The Development of Pastoral Counseling Programs in Protestantism: A Sociological Perspective.
    Johnson, Benton (1958)
    Pacific Sociological Review 1: 59-63.

    Associated Search Terms: Clergy role; Pastoral counseling; Mental health; Seminary
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