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a clergyman or other person in religious orders

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We do reach out to clerics," Paige Craig, a Lincoln executive vice president, told The Times.
At this present time the British Government are witch-hunting Muslim clerics, how come they have never spotted Paisley?
In addition IRS Publication 17, Your Federal Income Tax, states that clerics who own their homes can exclude the lesser of the following:
Explosions shook Najaf during the stand-off with top Shiite clerics and insurgents inside the Imam Ali Shrine.
Muqtada attracts alienated and angry Shiites, pitting his movement against the American occupiers and more traditional clerics such as Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani who eschewed political activism.
In the 193 0s, during Egypt's all too brief "liberal interlude" that ended with the rise of Nasser, Hussein too was accused by clerics of apostasy.
The Gazette of the Church of England reports that a leaflet with further explanation of the rules will be issued with the marriage application form, and that clerics will get training in how to deal with this matter.
The court noted that the officials had been told by Muslim clerics that a meal was no longer of religious significance when the meal was moved past the required three-day close of Ramadan.
A gang of up to 12 men, aged between 20 and 25, started abusing the Muslims including a gathering of clerics on their way to the mosque - and one tried to pull off a headdress from a senior cleric.
It argues that abbess Jeanne de Boubais commissioned the images for clerics who had promoted reform of Flines, in order to suggest compliance with the mandates of the program and the integral place of the convent within Cistercian monasticism.
WOULD someone explain to me why some Islamic clerics (even in Britain) can sanctify the most appalling terrorist activity and call for a jihad while other Islamic clerics interpret the circumstances of grievance differently?
Afghan Islamic clerics agreed Thursday to request indicted terrorist Osama bin Laden to voluntarily leave Afghanistan ''whenever possible,'' Pakistan-based Afghan Islamic Press reported.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan's top religious body has said women are not required to cover their faces, hands or feet under Islamic Sharia law, a rare judgement from the conservative council of clerics seen as "encouraging" by rights activists Tuesday.
NNA - Russian airstrikes strengthen our party's hand vis-a-vis NOSRA-ISIL, senior Hizbullah cleric Nabil Qaouq, stressed during a party commemoration of a slain Mujahed killed in Zabadani in presence of cabinet minister Fneish and fellow clerics at the Houseiniyya mosque of Sal'aa south Lebanon today.
Islamabad -- The Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs) have started to collect the data of clerics of Mosques and Imambargahs of federal capital to reduce the religious extremism to implement on the National Action Plan.