Definition of Diocese. Meaning of Diocese. Synonyms of Diocese

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Definition of Diocese

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Archdiocese
Archdiocese Arch`di"o*cese, n. [Pref. arch- + diocese.] The diocese of an archbishop.
Diocesener
Diocesener Di`o*ce"se*ner, n. One who belongs to a diocese. [Obs.] --Bacon.
Undiocesed
Undiocesed Un*di"o*cesed, a. Unprovided with a diocese; having no diocese. --Milton.

Meaning of Diocese from wikipedia

- In church governance, a diocese or bishopric is the ecclesiastical district under the jurisdiction of a bishop. In the later organization of the Roman...
- A suffragan diocese is one of the dioceses other than the metropolitan archdiocese that constitute an ecclesiastical province. It exists in some Christian...
- The seven suburbicarian dioceses are Roman Catholic dioceses located in the vicinity of Rome, whose (titular) bishops are the (now six) ordinary members...
- The Diocese of Pannonia (Latin: Dioecesis Pannoniarum, lit. "Diocese of the Pannonias"), from 395 known as the Diocese of Illyri****, was a diocese of the...
- Nandyal Diocese is a diocese of Church of South India in Andhra Pradesh state of India. The diocese is one among the 22 dioceses of Church of South India...
- Diocese of Dioclea or Diocleia, and also Dioklea or Diokleia may refer to: Dioclea in Phrygia: Diocese of Dioclea in Phrygia, an ancient Bishopric of Dioclea...
- The Diocese of Rome (Latin: Dioecesis Urbis seu Romana; Italian: Diocesi di Roma) is the ecclesiastical district under the direct jurisdiction of the...
- Diocese of Mexico (or of Mexico City) may refer to: the Anglican Church of Mexico Diocese of Mexico (Episcopal Church (USA), 1860–1995; IAM, 1995–present)...
- term Diocese of Canada may refer to: Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Canada, Canadian diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church Serbian Orthodox Diocese of America...
- Diocese of Syrmia (also Srem, or Srijem) may refer to: Serbian Orthodox Diocese of Syrmia, an Eastern Orthodox diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church in...
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