domestic prelate


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(Roman Catholic Church) a priest who is an honorary member of the papal household

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He was recognised for his intellectual ability and for his work in education and was given the status of domestic prelate in the Church by Pope Paul VI, which carries the Italian title of Monsignor.
The Pope has conferred the title and dignity of Domestic Prelate on two of the Birmingham Roman Catholic archdiocese's best-known priests - Canon Bernard Manion, of Dorridge, and the Rev John Power, of Saltley.
In 1961 he was appointed as Privy Chamberlain to the Pope and in 1963 he was also created a domestic prelate.
He was made papal chamberlain with the title of monsignor in 1953 and a domestic prelate in 1959 and was a consultant at the Second Vatican Council.
The Pope has conferred the title and dignity of Domestic Prelate on two of the Birmingham Roman Catholic archdiocese's best known priests - Canon Bernard Manion of Dorridge, and the Rev John Power of Saltley.
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