Administering religious building grounds and office affairs and papers, including any religious library or collection of sacred texts, is also commonly a responsibility – for example, the modern term for clerical duties in a secular office refers originally to the duties of a cleric.
The question of which religions have a "priest" depends on how the titles of leaders are used or translated into English.
The guy’s been married for 30 years, his wife dies in June and he started dating online 2 months later?
My mom didn’t even think of meeting another man until about 3 years after my father passed away. How could you be anything BUT a rebound following a long-term marriage?
If he were lonely and desperate to get married, I’d feel better about your chances, but he’s not.
In many religions, being a priest or priestess is a full-time position, ruling out any other career.
Many Christian priests and pastors choose or are mandated to dedicate themselves to their churches and receive their living directly from their churches. For example, in the early history of Iceland the chieftains were titled goði, a word meaning "priest".
I made that need known last weekend in a calm, rational way.
In your book, you said that if a guy isn’t seeing you more than once a week by the 3 months point, he probably isn’t interested in a serious relationship.