Definition of Archiepiscopacy. Meaning of Archiepiscopacy. Synonyms of Archiepiscopacy

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Definition of Archiepiscopacy

Archiepiscopacy
Archiepiscopacy Ar`chi*e*pis"co*pa*cy, n. [Pref. archi- + episcopacy.] 1. That form of episcopacy in which the chief power is in the hands of archbishops. 2. The state or dignity of an archbishop.

Meaning of Archiepiscopacy from wikipedia

- In many Christian Denominations, an archbishop (/ˌɑːrtʃˈbɪʃəp/, via Latin archiepiscopus, from Gr**** αρχιεπίσκοπος, from αρχι-, 'chief', and επί 'over'+σκοπος...
- Anders Harald Wejryd (born 8 August 1948) is a Swedish Lutheran clergyman. Having been Bishop of Växjö since 1995, he was elected Archbishop of Uppsala...
- company to another; 'I fear our sailor friend runs the risk of the archiepiscopacy. Let us withdraw more out of the moonlight. I see no need of this.'"...
- appointed coadjutor to Slipyj, Lubachivsky succeeded directly to the major archiepiscopacy upon Slipyj's death. The see of the Ukrainian Gr**** Catholic Church...
- period of their reign saw the establishment of an independent Norwegian Archiepiscopacy in Nidaros (Trondheim) in 1152. As their guardians died, and the brothers...
- metropolitan archbishop. In those churches which do not have a tradition of archiepiscopacy, the primate is a bishop styled "primus" (in the case of the Scottish...
- Gerasimus (1433–1435) Isidore (1437–1458) St. John (1448–1461) During the archiepiscopacy of Metropolitan Isidore of Moscow co-ruled Metropolitan John (1448–1461)...
- period of their reign saw the establishment of an independent Norwegian Archiepiscopacy in Nidaros (Trondheim) in 1152. The sagas Heimskringla and Orkneyinga...
- testimony of the importance of the cult towards the end of Montúfar's archiepiscopacy. From the latter part of the year 1570, the Archbishop, aged 81, hardly...
- October 18, 2009 in the Marian Church Damascus he was elevated to archiepiscopacy and was received in Tripoli the following day in festivities at the...
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