ecclesiastic


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Synonyms for ecclesiastic

Synonyms for ecclesiastic

Synonyms for ecclesiastic

a clergyman or other person in religious orders

of or associated with a church (especially a Christian Church)

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Ecclesiastic leadership shall ensure that the campuses of the Church institutions be a safe place especially for children and other vulnerable individuals.
Rabin turns next to "cause in the ecclesiastic tradition.
The Ecclesiastic Insurance Group (EIG), which insurers 97 per cent of the 16,000 Anglican churches in the UK, said that two churches had been prosecuted by the authorities for health and safety breaches in the past two years and warned that churches are 'facing an increasing number of claims for personal injury sustained on their premises.
Moreover, as a matter simply of obedience and moral behavior, religious faith is something that secular authorities can in at least as well as ecclesiastic ones.
The centre of the teaching of our holy church, as we know, is the trinitarian doctrine, the faith in one God, one in being and three in persons, a truth that creates an extraordinary vision of ecclesiastic coexistence according to the principle of unity in diversity.
This is the first full moon on or after March 21 - the ecclesiastic vernal equinox.
Ghid istoric, artistic si pastoral (Journey through the Transylvanian Ecclesiastic Heritage.
Many are listed buildings making the prospect of conversion fraught with difficulties and there would be all sorts of ecclesiastic obstacles to overcome regarding the change of use of a church building.
Clearly, laughter came in handy when the stark messages of salvation and damnation were aimed at a lay audience outside ecclesiastic institutions.
Having joined the new religion in the Danish town of Gyling, where the hub of the Universal Religion monasteries was, asked by his ecclesiastic heads, he went to the United States, Germany and Scandinavian countries helping to found ashrams locally.
In what field was the 12th century Welsh ecclesiastic Geoffrey of Monmouth renowned?
In mid-seventeenth century republics like the Netherlands and a constitutional commonwealth like England there was growing suspicion of ecclesiastic influence in civic life.
For Nadler, we "are the heirs of Spinoza" insofar as "we are committed to the ideal of a secular society free of ecclesiastic influence and governed by toleration, liberty, and a conception of civic virtue.
To the extent that we are committed to the ideal of a secular society free of ecclesiastic influence and governed by toleration, liberty, and a conception of civic virtue," writes Nadler, "we are the heirs of Spinoza's scandalous treatise.
The MBA is just the first course [that] the centre's new Institute for Ecclesiastic Studies will offer, mainly in the humanities and theology, for example psychology, in conjunction with foreign universities and Cuban professors," he says.