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Synonyms for sacristan

an officer of the church who is in charge of sacred objects


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I sneezed repeatedly groaned awakened and would have arisen, when the Sacristan and Abbot, full of terror, came running at the noise, surprised, doubtless, and no way pleased to find the man alive, whose heirs they had proposed themselves to be.
They went, however, and I waited long for food no wonder the gouty Sacristan was even too busy with his own provender to mind mine.
Both stood aghast; but when I knocked down the Sacristan with my fist, the other fellow, his pot-companion, fetched a blow at me with a huge quarter-staff.
screeched the sacristan, again shrinking back in horror.
At all events, at my hotel in Paris I received far more attention from the company after I had told them about the fracas with the sacristan.
sacristans, vergers, dervises, lectors, church wardens, cardinals,
Real Sociedad travel to Barcelona with an extra dose of confidence after new coach Eusebio Sacristan was able to debut by leading the club to their first home win of the season last weekend as two goals from nine-goal striker Imanol Agirretxe saw them defeat Sevilla 2-0.
This private sector program stands out for its innovative financial approach, involving small and medium enterprises and the potential mobilization through capital markets of funds from different institutional investors such as pension funds and insurance companies, said Gema Sacristan, IDB s Financial Markets Division Chief.
Eusebio Sacristan has been named as Real |Sociedad head coach following the sacking of former Everton and Manchester United manager David Moyes.
Former Barcelona assistant coach Eusebio Sacristan is the favourite to replace him.
EUSEBIO Sacristan has been named as Real Sociedad head coach following the sacking of David Moyes.
They did not immediately name a replacement but local media reported that former Celta Vigo and Barcelona B coach Eusebio Sacristan was set to take over.
We're proud to offer our guests the highest standard of golf instruction," said Carlos Berdegue Sacristan, CEO and President of El Cid Group.
Anthony's Church where she was sacristan for over 27 years.
And I resigned my position as sacristan and eucharistic minister.