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- Melchizedek priesthood ( /mɛlˈkɪzɪdɛk/) is the greater of the two orders of priesthood, the other being the Aaronic priesthood. The Patriarchal priesthood which...
- priesthood is referred to as the Melchizedek priesthood (Melchizedek being the high priest to whom Abraham paid tithes). As an authority, priesthood is...
- The priesthood of all believers or universal priesthood is a principle in some branches of Christianity which abrogates the doctrine of holy orders found...
- inglorious close, the high-priesthood changed again in character, insofar as it ceased to be a hereditary and a life office. High priests were appointed...
- dress his elder son Eleazar with the clothes of the high priesthood, as initiation to high priesthood. Jewish commentaries on the Bible say that this initiation...
- In The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church), the priesthood is the power and authority to act in the name of God for the salvation...
- The Aaronic priesthood (/ɛəˈrɒnɪk/; also called the priesthood of Aaron or the Levitical priesthood) is the lesser of the two (or sometimes three) orders...
- formerly the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, priesthood is God's power and authority to minister in the church and to conduct...
- Pincus (Phinehas), because Eli son of Yafni resolved to usurp the High Priesthood from the descendants of Pincus. He used to offer sacrifices on an altar...
- held the high priesthood up to the destruction of the First Temple and, following the building of the Second Temple, resumed the high priesthood, as per...