Definition of Almsgiver. Meaning of Almsgiver. Synonyms of Almsgiver

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Definition of Almsgiver

Almsgiver
Almsgiver Alms"giv`er, n. A giver of alms.

Meaning of Almsgiver from wikipedia

- An almoner is a chaplain or church officer who originally was in charge of distributing money to the deserving poor. The title almoner has to some extent...
- ὁ Ἐλεήμων, romanized: Iōannēs ho Eleēmōn), also known as St John the Almsgiver, John the Almoner, John V of Alexandria, John Eleymon, and Johannes Eleemon...
- holy glorious equal of the Apostles and emperor John Vatatzes, the new almsgiver in Magnesia." The relevant hymns are preserved in only one known m****cript...
- 2012-08-01. Retrieved 4 May 2020. "Lithuania Cracks Down On Beggars And Almsgivers". Salon. 5 December 2011. Retrieved 4 May 2020. Groth, Annette (2012-06-01)...
- Biographies of St. Daniel the Stylite, St. Theodore of Sykeon and St. John the Almsgiver. London: B. Blackwell. Online version from Internet Medieval Sourcebook...
- Elemosinario is a church of Venice, northern Italy, dedicated to Saint John the Almsgiver. This church was founded in 1071, and was completely destro**** by the...
- rice bowl"—this would be interpreted as an act of excommunication of the almsgiver by the monk. An example of such a refusal is the refusal of Buddhist monks...
- establishing a power base there with the help of Patriarch John the Almsgiver, who was elected with the help of Nicetas. The main rebel force was emplo****...
- Patriarch of Alexandria between 621 and 631, succeeding St. John the Almsgiver. A biography of St. John Chrysostom, reviewed by St. Photios in his Myriobiblos...
- martyr Adeodatus I     618   pope Kevin of Glendalough     618   John the Almsgiver 555   619   Lawrence of Canterbury     619   Basolus (Basle) 555   620...
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