Pastoral Care Under the Cross points to the cross as the paradigm for pastoral care when counseling suffering people. This book offers insight that is useful not only for pastors but also Christian counselors, chaplains, nurses, doctors, and social workers who interact with the elderly, dying, mourning, mentally ill, or depressed.
The expanded edition features:
A variety of common pastoral situations
Christian responses to medical/ethical questions
Resources for pastoral care of those suffering from difficulties of body or mind