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  • a council convened to discuss ecclesiastical business

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  • a council convened to discuss ecclesiastical business

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  • Synod: astronomical alignments of celestial bodies, or "synodic period", see Orbital period. A synod /ˈsɪnəd/ historically is a council of a church, usually
  • Holy Synod: called the Holy Synod. For instance, the Holy Synod is a ruling body of the Georgian Orthodox Church. In Oriental Orthodoxy the Holy Synod is the highest
  • Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod: The Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod (LCMS), often referred to simply as the Missouri Synod, is a traditional, confessional Lutheran denomination in the
  • Synod of Ráth Breasail: The Synod of Ráth Breasail (also known as Rathbreasail) (Irish: Sionad Ráth Bhreasail) was an Irish national church council which took place in Ireland
  • General Synod: The General Synod is the title of the governing body of some church organizations. Main article: General Synod of the Church of England In the Church
  • Synod of Dort: adding ten days. The Synod of Dort (also known as the Synod of Dordt or the Synod of Dordrecht) was an international Synod held in Dordrecht in 1618–1619
  • General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada: The General Synod of the Anglican Church of Canada is the chief governing and legislative body of the Anglican Church of Canada (ACC), the sole Canadian
  • Synod of the Trinity: Synod of the Trinity is an upper judicatory of the Presbyterian Church headquartered in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. The synod oversees sixteen presbyteries
  • Calvin Synod (United Church of Christ): The Calvin Synod is an acting conference of the United Church of Christ, composed entirely of Reformed, or Calvinist congregations of Hungarian descent

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