pastoral

(redirected from Pastor)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

pastoral

emanating from or pertaining to the use of land for pasture.

pastoral rearing
raising of young, after weaning, on pasture where they are more susceptible to nutritional deficiencies and parasitic infestation than young reared indoors.
References in periodicals archive ?
Recognizing that this conflict exists, or could exist, is the first step toward leading a pastor and principal toward carrying out their joint mission of teaching.
The first was a treatise on preaching, while the second dealt with the practical responsibilities of a pastor, including celebrating anniversary masses, solemnizing marriages, visiting the sick and dying, leading pilgrimages, and notifying parishioners about upcoming saints' days and other religious obligations.
Consider two different tactics in dealing with a pastor who feels his church will never be touched by abortion.
The pastor is being held at Manyatta police station waiting to be arraigned.
And just before he founded the Pastor Council, Welch briefly worked as the executive director of the Republican Party in Harris County, where he would get to know many of the politicians that would animate his later campaigns.
Every time Pastor buys something, he always gets two.
Theological professors Kevin Vanhoozer and Owen Strachan in The Pastor as Public Theologian: Reclaiming a Lost Vision, and pastors Gerald Hiestand and Todd Wilson in The Pastor-Theologian: Resurrecting an Ancient Vision contend pastors will find their identity as theologians.
Assistant Detroit Police Chief Steve Dolunt told the Detroit Free Press that the pastor and the attacker "knew each other and had some type of problem before.
I attended a Bible college right out of high school and then went on to serve as an associate pastor in an Evangelical Free Church in small town Nebraska.
Pastor Jay Cordova is a second generation Filipino-American, who grew up in the South Bay area.
Tomas and Remedios Pastor filed an opposition before the Makati Regional Trial Court Branch 136, contesting the guardianship petition filed the parents of Dahlia Guerrero-Pastor, over Enzo's two children, aged nine and six.
Pastor Barrus has done a wonderful job and has been a blessing to all those who attended the church.