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How to Become a Bishop Without Being Religious

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You don't really have to be religious to succeed in the ministry—you just have to look that way!

Here are indispensable tips for the ecclesiastical climber—nonstop entertainment for the rest of us.

This "how-to" book is crammed with tongue-in-cheek advice on subject like achieving the perfect Humility-Ability Balance...cultivating a stained-glass voice...the theology of chur
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Paperback, 159 pages
Published October 1966 by Pocket Books (first published February 1965)
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Rwood
May 13, 2009 rated it really liked it
Think of Dilbert for ministers.
Ken
Jun 28, 2015 rated it really liked it
A very funny book! As one who has worked in ministry, the jabs that the author takes are very appropriate.

I'm amazed that 50 years have gone by since the writing of this book and yet much of the church continues to struggle through these issues.

A recommended read to any working in ministry who is willing to poke a little fun at their own profession.
David A-S
Jan 15, 2016 rated it did not like it
This book is either real satire with the truth of emptiness in the careerist mindset for pastors or it is the most pathetic book I've read.
David
Apr 14, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Long out of print but brilliant, one of the best books I've ever read. Absolutely hilarious satirical guide on becoming a bishop for the non-devout at heart.
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