I. Rediscovering Priesthood; The Priesthood of Humanity; The Priesthood of Religion; The Priesthood of Christ; The Priesthood of the Christian People; II. Priesthood and the Church; The Two Priesthoods in the Church; Problems about Priesthood; An Ordained Ministry in and for the Fundamental Priesthood; III. Priestly Spirituality; Being Priests
L. William Countryman is an Episcopal priest, professor of New Testament at the Church Divinity School of the Pacific in Berkeley, California, and author of Forgiven and Forgiving, The Language of Ordination, Biblical Authority or Biblical Tyranny? and other titles.
'Written with a freshness and a vitality that make it a delight to read. But it is more than that: it is a prophetic book that touches us all in the depths of our shared, universal humanity.' - Esther de Waal, author of Living with Contradiction.