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Definition of Ecclesiastical
EcclesiasticalEcclesiastical Ec*cle`si*as"tic*al, a. [See Ecclesiastical,
Of or pertaining to the church; relating to the organization
or government of the church; not secular; as, ecclesiastical
affairs or history; ecclesiastical courts.
Every circumstance of ecclesiastical order and
discipline was an abomination. --Cowper.
Ecclesiastical commissioners for England, a permanent
commission established by Parliament in 1836, to consider
and report upon the affairs of the Established Church.
Ecclesiastical courts, courts for maintaining the
discipline of the Established Church; -- called also
Christian courts. [Eng.]
Ecclesiastical law, a combination of civil and canon law as
administered in ecclesiastical courts. [Eng.]
Ecclesiastical modes (Mus.), the church modes, or the
scales anciently used.
Ecclesiastical States, the territory formerly subject to
the Pope of Rome as its temporal ruler; -- called also
States of the Church.
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Latin, also called Church
Latin, Liturgical Latin
Latin, is a form of Latin initially developed
to discuss Christian
- Ecclesiastical polity
is the operational
and governance structure
of a church
or of a Christian
denomination. It also denotes
- of May 31, 2018, the Catholic Church
in its entirety comprises
over 645 archdioceses
and 2,236 dioceses, as...
- An ecclesiastical province
is one of the basic forms
in Christian Churches
with traditional hierarchical
structure, including Western
- An ecclesiastical
ring is a finger
ring worn by clergy, such as a bishop's ring. In Western
are worn by bishops
as well as other
- A rector
is, in an ecclesiastical
sense, a cleric
as an administrative leader
in some Christian
denominations. In contrast, a vicar
- An ecclesiastical university
is a special
type of higher education school recognised
by the Canon
law of the Catholic
Church. It is one of two types
- Ecclesiastical heraldry refers
to the use of heraldry within
the Christian Church
used to mark do****ents,...
is the transfer
of a bishop
from one episcopal
see to another. The word is from the Latin
"carry across". (Another religious...
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