pastorate

[pas-ter-it, pah-ster-]
noun
1.
the office or term of office of a pastor.
2.
a body of pastors.
3.
parsonage ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1785–95; < Medieval Latin pāstōrātus, equivalent to Latin pāstōr-, stem of pāstor (see pastor) + -ātus -ate3

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pastorate (ˈpɑːstərɪt)
 
n
1.  the office or term of office of a pastor
2.  a body of pastors; pastors collectively

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Although he is now retired from the pastorate, he remains an elder statesman among religious leaders across the nation.
It was during his pastorate that an electric organ was purchased and installed in the church.
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