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Decent and in Order: Conflict, Christianity, and Polity in a Presbyterian Congregation
This is a systematic study of how a congregational conflict involving allegations of sexual harassment and power abuse against a minister was seriously mishandled by church authorities. The conflict escalated to entangle regional and national authorities and worked its way into the civil courts. Stockton focuses on the interaction of organizational dynamics and ill-defined ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published February 28th 2000 by Praeger Publishers
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