Ecclesiastical

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  • of or associated with a church (especially a Christian Church); "ecclesiastic history"

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  • Ecclesiastical jurisdiction: Ecclesiastical jurisdiction in its primary sense does not signify jurisdiction over ecclesiastics ("church leadership"), but jurisdiction exercised by
  • Ecclesiastical Commissioners: For the Irish commissioners, see Ecclesiastical Commissioners of Ireland. Ecclesiastical Commissioners were, in England and Wales, a body corporate, whose
  • Ecclesiastical court: An ecclesiastical court, also called court Christian or court spiritual, is any of certain courts having jurisdiction mainly in spiritual or religious
  • Ecclesiastical heraldry: Ecclesiastical heraldry refers to the use of heraldry within the Christian Church for dioceses and Christian clergy. Initially used to mark documents,
  • Ecclesiastical province: An ecclesiastical province is a general term for large jurisdiction of Christian religious government including Western Christianity and Eastern Christianity
  • Ecclesiastical Commission: The term Ecclesiastical Commission may refer to the following: The Ecclesiastical Commission established in 1835 by the Church of England, replacing the
  • Ecclesiastical judge: An ecclesiastical judge (Latin: Judex -, or Judex Ecclesiasticus) is an ecclesiastical person who possesses ecclesiastical jurisdiction either in general
  • Ecclesiastical letter: Ecclesiastical letters are publications or announcements of the organs of Roman Catholic ecclesiastical authority, e.g. the synods, but more particularly
  • Ecclesiastical dignitary: An ecclesiastical dignitary is a member of a cathedral chapter, or collegiate church. These offices can include the provost, the dean, the custos and the
  • Ecclesiastical privileges: "Ecclesiastical privilege" redirects here. For other uses, see Ecclesiastical privilege (disambiguation). In the canon law of the Catholic Church, ecclesiastical

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