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a clergyman or other person in religious orders

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Arthur remained chairman and the balance of churchmanship was preserved.
Reconciling the tension between his regular Anglican churchmanship and the voluntarism of evangelical missionary efforts is key to understanding Simeon's mission legacy.
The work is so discouraging," he wrote to Brooks, "every thing tends so strongly to High Churchmanship and Sacramentarianism that I sometimes feel like laying down the work.
Laud's High Churchmanship had the potential to undermine the Erastian fundamentals of England's Reformation settlement, but did not do so in practice.
Chapter 6 examines the large-scale choral music, focusing especially on the sophisticated librettos of the oratorios The Prodigal Son and The Light of the World (compiled by Sullivan himself, possibly with the assistance of George Grove) as evidence of his biblical learning and broad churchmanship.
Each week, some 35 boys, ages five to 14, proudly don blue shirts with white heraldic logos and gamer at the seaside church in Lunenburg County for activities encompassing sports, pet care, the environment, first aid, boating skills, canoemanship and churchmanship.
However, some of those who only experienced on the job training spoke about what they think they may have missed by not going to seminary--"the churchmanship and the academic part of it that I feel one benefits" (Clergywoman Six).
It chose William Blake's name for the project as ill-defined enough in churchmanship to offer an 'ecumenical' front and--it claimed--'the most God-possessed painter of all time'.
While considering himself primarily as a teacher (first at Samford University, then, for most of his career, at Auburn University), over the decades Flynt has remained devoted to Baptist churchmanship (faithfully teaching a Sunday School class), public speaking from within a Christian worldview, and challenging political systems that oppress the less fortunate.
Passavant adopted Fliedner s motherhouse model, while also practicing churchmanship that was not consistent with Loehe's understanding of confessional Lutheranism.
The concluding chapter on settlers' spirituality illuminates currents of high and low churchmanship and the deep appreciation many settlers had for the veld as their cathedral in the bush.
The real problem with O'Connell and those who practiced churchmanship in his style was less with any of these individuals than with the system that produced them, O'Toole says.
University of Delaware Press, 1993), 106-10; Peter Benedict Noekles, The Oxford Movement in Context: Anglican High Churchmanship, 1760-1857 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994), 18-19; 156-64.
The liberals, among them Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O'Connor, who at the time was archbishop of Westminster, were reluctant to open the door wide to the traditionalists, partly because of their 'more Roman than the Romans' style of churchmanship, but also for fear of upsetting Anglicans and the Church of England in particular.
I recall how we both grew impatient with the low churchmanship we regularly experienced in the diocese of Virginia.