Archbishop

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Italian who was a Benedictine monk; was archbishop of Canterbury from 1093 to 1109; one of the founders of scholasticism; best known for his proof of the existence of God Anselm , Saint Anselm , St. Anselm
territorial jurisdiction of an archbishop archbishopric
diocese of an archbishop archdiocese
area of an archbishop's jurisdiction archdiocese
archbishop, relating to archiepiscopal
(Roman Catholic Church) archbishop of Canterbury from 1162 to 1170; murdered following his opposition to Henry II concerning Henry's attempts to control the clergy (1118-1170) Becket , Saint Thomas a Becket , St. Thomas a Becket , Thomas a Becket
town in Kent in southeastern England; site of the cathedral where Thomas a Becket was martyred in 1170; seat of the archbishop and primate of the Anglican Church Canterbury
district within the jurisdiction of an archbishop or a metropolitan or one of the territorial divisions of an ecclesiastical order ecclesiastical province
first Plantagenet King of England; instituted judicial and financial reforms; quarreled with archbishop Becket concerning the authority of the crown over the church (1133-1189) Henry II
Greek Orthodox bishop and archbishop of Cyprus and the first president of independent Cyprus (1913-1977) Makarios III
in the Eastern Orthodox Church this title is given to a position between bishop and patriarch; equivalent to archbishop in western Christianity metropolitan
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