Who exactly are Pastors?

Last week, a renowned Clergy in Nigeria went vocal in expressing his displeasure in the lock-down order of the federal government on churches and any other social gathering in some states in an article titled ‘Pastors are not ordinary people’, Not too long after that, Delta state recorded her second Covid 19 case, it was disclosed that the patient was a pastor who passed on before the result was ready.

So the questions is, Who really are Pastors? are we having an exaggerated view of them or are we simply misunderstanding something? In your own opinion who are Pastors?