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The verse that speaks the most directly to this question is Hebrews 13:17, "Obey them that have the rule over you, and submit yourselves: for they watch for your souls, as they that must give accou...
If, by "pastor", you mean an elder in the Lord's church..then yes. 1 Peter 5:5 tells the church - "Let the elders who rule well be counted worthy of double honor, especially those who labor in the word and doctrine." In scripture., a pastor is not the preacher, he is an elder. Unless he fits the qualifications of an elder as found in Titus and Timothy, he cannot be a pastor. He is a preacher, evangelist, minister...but not a pastor. Pastor refers to shepherd, and only a plurality of elders are charged by God to shepherd the flock. 1 Peter 5:2
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