cleric


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Synonyms for cleric

Synonyms for cleric

a clergyman or other person in religious orders

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The boy was sent to the nearby hospital for a medical examination whereas the cleric was arrested on the spot and being further investigated on the matter.
According to him, one of the cleric victims, Tajudeen Ekundayo who lost N4.
Similarly, top Iranian clerics have also decried the game, saying it can lead to gambling, which is not permissible in Islam.
The cleric claimed that no force could take down a united body of clerics and that Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam (JUI) stands its ground and would in the future.
Al-Mosawi is among dozens of Shiite clerics jailed in recent months.
Bahrain: A Crackdown on clerics allegedly abusing their position has been backed by senior representatives of the National Assembly.
In 2015, cleric Sheikh Bandar al-Khaibari voiced out in a university lecture in the United Arab Emirates that the sun revolves around the stationary Earth, adding that modern theories must not be believed by his followers.
In Sunni circles, the voice and discourse of Sheikh Ahmad Al-Qubaisi, a highly regarded cleric who called on Sunni Iraqis to confront the militants and expel them, was drowned out.
Singh said he met Muslim cleric Kalbe Jawad to offer his respect to the acclaimed religious leader.
Yousuf said the "covert intentions" of the Muslim Brotherhood-linked members like Kuwaiti Muslim cleric Tareq Al Suwaidan began showing his true face.
She called renowned Shiite cleric Ali al-Sistani to interfere in person to release MP Ahmed al-Alwani and pull Iraqi army from the province.
A cleric in Meerut, Uttar Pradesh, on Friday issued a fatwa urging parents not to name their children after the two superstars of Bollywood - Shah Rukh and Salman.
LONDON (TAP) - Radical cleric Abu Qatada, accused of being Osama bin Laden's right-hand man in Europe, may leave Britain voluntarily if the Jordanian government ratifies a treaty with the UK government securing he will have a fair trial, the cleric's lawyer Edward Fitzgerald QC said on Friday.
The unidentified cleric said the group had gathered to demand a meeting with the head of the royal court, Khaled al-Tuwejari, to offer him "advice".
NAyROBy (CyHAN)- Kenyan officials have confirmed that a radical Muslim religious cleric has been formally charged with inciting the violent protest and subsequent riots, which ravaged the city of Mombasa.