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." He uses a single definition for religion and spirituality: "overarching beliefs that explain such basic questions as the origin, purpose, and proper form of life." His use of the word "ecclesiastic" emphasizes that these characteristics are shared among groups of individuals, are relatively stable over time, and are based in given truth.
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.
"This is a gross violation of the ecclesiastic laws.
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.
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.
"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.
(1) to outline the main understandings of "individual liberty", "theory of citizenship", "constitutional theories of ecclesiastic institutions", "religious market", and "religious market" developed over the last twenty years;
The portrait's painter, Anton Legasov (1798-1865), went to Beijing in 1830 as a member of the 11th Russian Ecclesiastic Mission.
Legendary US sire Storm Cat supplies Factum, a half-brother to high-class American horses Ecclesiastic, Teammate and War Front, while recently deceased Singspiel could have tribute paid to him by Hold The Aces.