Definition of Bishops. Meaning of Bishops. Synonyms of Bishops
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Definition of Bishops
BishopBishop Bish"op, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bishoped; p. pr. & vb.
To admit into the church by confirmation; to confirm; hence,
to receive formally to favor. BishopBishop Bish"op, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bishoped; p. pr. & vb.
n. Bishoping.] [From the name of the scoundrel who first
practiced it. Youatt.] (Far.)
To make seem younger, by operating on the teeth; as, to
bishop an old horse or his teeth.
Note: The plan adopted is to cut off all the nippers with a
saw to the proper length, and then with a cutting
instrument the operator scoops out an oval cavity in
the corner nippers, which is afterwards burnt with a
hot iron until it is black. --J. H. Walsh. bishopBustle Bus"tle, n.
A kind of pad or cushion worn on the back below the waist, by
women, to give fullness to the skirts; -- called also
bishop, and tournure.
Meaning of Bishops from wikipedia
- East, bishops claim apostolic
succession, a direct historical lineage dating
back to the original Twelve
Apostles. Within these
an unbroken succession
by the laying
on of hands
in the sacrament
of holy orders. Diocesan bishops
—known as eparchs
in the Eastern
- Catholic bishops
(in yellow). The current breakdown
of the 100 persons
is 84 bishops
and 16 cardinals
(15 of whom are bishops
- certain rights
over other bishops
in the province, later called suffragan bishops
. The term is applied
in a similar sense
to the bishop
of the chief
- vicarian bishops
. In the Serbian Orthodox
Church, the office
to titular bishops
, who are...
- all of its bishops
subscribed. They ****ociated Calvinism
with Presbyterianism, which sought
to replace government
of the church
- in the methods
of the Archbishop
and other bishops
. At various times
was made by the canons
- White's bishops
, and c8 and f8 for Black's bishops
. The bishop
has no restrictions
for each move, but is limited
- The Bishops
(French: Conférence des évêques de France) (CEF) is the national episcopal conference
of the bishops
of the Catholic...
is an extinct genus
from Early Cretaceous
of Australia. The only recorded
whitmorei, was found
on Flat Rocks, Victoria...
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