Definition of Clergical. Meaning of Clergical. Synonyms of Clergical

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Definition of Clergical

Clergical
Clergical Cler"gi*cal, a. Of or pertaining to the clergy; clerical; clerkily; learned. [Obs.] --Milton.

Meaning of Clergical from wikipedia

- Clergy are formal leaders within established religions. Their roles and functions vary in different religious traditions, but usually involve presiding...
- Clergy reserves were tracts of land in Upper Canada and Lower Canada reserved for the support of "Protestant clergy" by the Constitutional Act of 1791...
- In English law, the benefit of clergy (Law Latin: privilegium clericale) was originally a provision by which clergymen could claim that they were outside...
- In Shi'a Islam the guidance of clergy and keeping such a structure holds a great importance. The clergy structure depends on the branch of Shi'ism is being...
- patriarch in Mandaeism. It is the highest rank out of all the Mandaean clergical ranks. The next ranks are the ganzibra and tarmida priests (see Mandaean...
- In Christianity, the term secular clergy refers to deacons and priests who are not monastics or otherwise members of religious life. A diocesan priest...
- title which has fallen out of regular use. Several churches in the UK have clergy identified by the ancient title lecturer, including many London churches...
- The Clergy Project (TCP) is a nonprofit organization based in the United States that provides peer support to current and former religious leaders who...
- A clergy house is the residence, or former residence, of one or more priests or ministers of religion. Such residences are known by various names, including...
- is the requirement in certain religions that some or all members of the clergy be unmarried. Clerical celibacy also requires abstention from deliberately...