ecclesiastical

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eleventh month of the civil year; the fifth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in July and August) Ab , Av
right in English law of presenting a nominee to a vacant ecclesiastical benefice advowson
ecclesiastical vestment alb
ecclesiastical linen neckwear amice
formal ecclesiastical curse accompanied by excommunication anathema
(Anglican Church) an ecclesiastical dignitary usually ranking just below a bishop archdeacon
traffic in ecclesiastical offices or preferments barratry , simony
doctrine that the state is supreme over the church in ecclesiastical matters Byzantinism , Caesaropapism , Erastianism
ecclesiastical title of the leaders of the Nestorian and Armenian churches Catholicos
ecclesiastical assembly of the monks in a monastery or even of the canons of a church chapter
third month of the civil year; the ninth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in November and December) Chislev , Kislev
year in the ecclesiastical calendar; especially feast days and special seasons Christian year , church year
real property held inalienably (as by an ecclesiastical corporation) dead hand , mortmain
district within the jurisdiction of an archbishop or a metropolitan or one of the territorial divisions of an ecclesiastical order ecclesiastical province
excessive adherence to ecclesiastical forms and activities ecclesiasticism
religion appropriate to a church and to ecclesiastical principles and practices ecclesiasticism
twelfth month of the civil year; the sixth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in August and September) Ellul , Elul
plot of land belonging to an English parish church or an ecclesiastical office glebe
flag, ecclesiastical gonfalon
second month of the civil year; the eighth month of the ecclesiastical year in the Jewish calendar (in October and November) Heshvan
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