Definition of Abbotship. Meaning of Abbotship. Synonyms of Abbotship

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Definition of Abbotship

Abbotship
Abbotship Ab"bot*ship, n. [Abbot + -ship.] The state or office of an abbot.

Meaning of Abbotship from wikipedia

- Abbot, meaning father, is an ecclesiastical title given to the male head of a monastery in various traditions, including Christianity. The office may also...
- (the ****ure Pope John XXIII) at Saint Paul Outside the Walls. In his abbotship he was made a consulter to the Congregation for Rites and the Congregation...
- Malaysia.[citation needed] In January 1959 he was offered the honorary abbotship of Poh Ern Shih, thus becoming the first Westerner to be the abbot of...
- Panchen Sonam Dragpa, (Tibetan: པན་ཆེན་བསོད་ནམས་གྲགས་པ, Wylie: Pan-chen bSod-nams grags-pa), (1478-1554) was the fifteenth Ganden Tripa or throneholder...
- the president of Buddha's Light International ****ociation. In his post-abbotship years, Hsin Ting was appointed the abbot of Tai Hua Temple in Bangkok...
- station. Long Son Pagoda was erected on another hill in 1886 under the abbotship of Thích Ngộ Chí (1856–1935), who hailed from the district of Vinh Xuong...
- claimed that low social position was justified by karma and who sold abbotships to the highest bidder. Uchiyama Gudō learned the trade of carving wooden...
- received Dharma transmission and inka from Bernard Gl****man. She ****umed her abbotship in 1999. According to James Ishmael Ford, "Under her leadership, the center...
- precepts in 1984. At the age of 22, he became the heir-apparent to the abbotship of Shaolin after completing his education at various Buddhist colleges...
- rotation of abbotship was the norm. Dharma transmission at a branch temple obliged one to serve at least one term as abbot at the main temple. Abbotship gave...
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