cleric

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someone who assists a priest or minister in a liturgical service; a cleric ordained in the highest of the minor orders in the Roman Catholic Church but not in the Anglican Church or the Eastern Orthodox Churches acolyte
cleric in the minor orders of the Eastern Orthodox Church who reads the lessons aloud in the liturgy (analogous to the lector in the Roman Catholic Church) anagnost
(Roman Catholic Church) a French cleric (born in Germany) who founded the Carthusian order in 1084 (1032-1101) Bruno , Saint Bruno , St. Bruno
cleric ranking just below a priest in Christian churches; one of the Holy Orders deacon
cleric who ordains; a cleric who admits someone to holy orders ordainer
medieval cleric who raised money for the church by selling papal indulgences pardoner
cleric who holds more than one benefice at a time pluralist
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