clergyman

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senior clergyman and dignitary archpriest , hierarch , high priest , prelate , primate
United States clergyman who was a leader for the abolition of slavery (1813-1887) Beecher , Henry Ward Beecher
clergyman having spiritual and administrative authority; appointed in Christian churches to oversee priests or ministers; considered in some churches to be successors of the twelve apostles of Christ bishop
English clergyman who invented the power loom (1743-1823) Cartwright , Edmund Cartwright
clergyman ministering to some institution chaplain
English clergyman and brother of John Wesley who wrote many hymns (1707-1788) Charles Wesley , Wesley
clergyman or other person in religious orders churchman , cleric , divine , ecclesiastic
marriage performed by a government official rather than by a clergyman civil marriage
clergyman; especially a settled minister or parson domine , dominee , dominie , dominus
English clergyman and metaphysical poet celebrated as a preacher (1572-1631) Donne , John Donne
(usually plural) the status or rank or office of a Christian clergyman in an ecclesiastical hierarchy Holy Order , Order
English clergyman who (with John Henry Newman and Edward Pusey) founded the Oxford movement (1792-1866) John Keble , Keble
English clergyman and founder of Methodism (1703-1791) John Wesley , Wesley
someone who is not a clergyman or a professional person layman , layperson , secular
someone (physician or clergyman) who substitutes temporarily for another member of the same profession locum , locum tenens
residence of a clergyman (especially a Presbyterian clergyman) manse
clergyman's residence manse
clergyman who officiates at a religious ceremony or service officiant
clergyman appointed to prepare condemned prisoners for death ordinary
payment to clergyman prebend
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