Definition of Primacy. Meaning of Primacy. Synonyms of Primacy

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Definition of Primacy

Primacy
Primacy Pri"ma*cy, n. [LL. primatia, fr. L. primas, -atis, one of the first or principal, chief, fr. primus first: cf. F. primatie. See Prime, a.] 1. The state or condition of being prime or first, as in time, place, rank, etc., hence, excellency; supremacy. [R.] --De Quincey. 2. The office, rank, or character of a primate; the chief ecclesiastical station or dignity in a national church; the office or dignity of an archbishop; as, the primacy of England.

Meaning of Primacy from wikipedia

- doctrine on the primacy of Peter the Apostle Primacy of the Roman Pontiff, ecclesiological doctrine on the primacy of the Roman See Primacy of the Five Sees...
- Papal primacy, also known as the primacy of the Bishop of Rome, is an ecclesiastical doctrine concerning the respect and authority that is due to the Pope...
- The primacy of Peter, also known as Petrine primacy (from Latin: Petrus, "Peter"), is the position of preeminence that is attributed to Saint Peter among...
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- The doctrines of Petrine primacy and papal primacy are perhaps the most contentiously disputed in the history of Christianity. Theologians regard the...
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- The Primacy of Ireland was historically disputed between the Archbishop of Armagh and the Archbishop of Dublin until finally settled by Pope Innocent...
- Primacy of Jerusalem may refer to: Primacy of Jerusalem in Judaism, religious and cultural primacy of the Holy City of Jerusalem, in Judaism Primacy of...
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- The Church of the Primacy of Saint Peter is a Franciscan church located in Tabgha, Israel, on the northwest s**** of the Sea of Galilee. It commemorates...
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