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  • 141 benefit of clergy — The exemption of clergymen from trial or punishment for crime in or at the hands of the secular courts …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 142 Louisa Mariah Layman Woosley — clergy and served in a variety of church offices for over 50 years.Woosley, a Cumberland Presbyterian from Kentucky, was ordained by Nolin Presbytery (Kentucky Synod) in that denomination on Tuesday, November 5, 1889. Although the constitution of …

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  • 143 Lists of Christians — Clergy= * Abbot of Abingdon * List of Abunas of Ethiopia * List of Anglican diocesan bishops in Britain and Ireland * Roman Catholic Archbishop of Atlanta * List of Archbishops of Cyprus * List of Archbishops of Uppsala * List of Armenian… …

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  • 144 Shinkan —    Clergy. Shinshoku. Other terms with a wide meaning such as shinkan have been used at various times for Shinto priests.    See also Dai guji, Guji, Oshi, Kannushi …

    A Popular Dictionary of Shinto

  • 145 Vicars choral — clergy who performed the office in a cathedral of collegiate church in the absence of the prebendaries …

    Medieval glossary

  • 146 religion — religionless, adj. /ri lij euhn/, n. 1. a set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of the universe, esp. when considered as the creation of a superhuman agency or agencies, usually involving devotional and ritual observances, and… …

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  • 147 Poland — • Country in eastern Europe Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Poland     Poland     † Cathol …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 148 France — /frans, frahns/; Fr. /frddahonns/, n. 1. Anatole /ann nann tawl /, (Jacques Anatole Thibault), 1844 1924, French novelist and essayist: Nobel prize 1921. 2. a republic in W Europe. 58,470,421; 212,736 sq. mi. (550,985 sq. km). Cap.: Paris. 3.… …

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  • 149 Roman Catholicism — the faith, practice, and system of government of the Roman Catholic Church. [1815 25] * * * Largest single Christian denomination in the world, with some one billion members, or about 18% of the world s population. The Roman Catholic church has… …

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  • 150 Catholic sex abuse cases — The Catholic sex abuse cases are a series of convictions, trials and ongoing investigations into allegations of sex crimes committed by Catholic priests and members of religious orders.[1] These cases began receiving public attention beginning in …

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  • 151 Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …

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  • 152 The Religion of Russia —     The Religion of Russia     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Religion of Russia     A. The Origin of Russian Christianity     There are two theories in regard to the early Christianity of Russia; according to one of them, Russia was Catholic from …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 153 Episcopal Church in the United States of America — Infobox Anglican Church‎ show name =The Episcopal Church caption =The Cathedral Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul in Washington, D.C., is referred to as the Washington National Cathedral. primate=Katharine Jefferts Schori main classification …

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  • 154 French Revolution — • A view of its effect on the Church Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. French Revolution     French Revolution     † …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 155 Laity — • The body of the faithful, outside of the ranks of the clergy Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Laity     Laity     † …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 156 Revolutionary —     French Revolution     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► French Revolution     The last thirty years have given us a new version of the history of the French Revolution, the most diverse and hostile schools having contributed to it. The philosopher,… …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 157 List of members of the National Constituent Assembly of 1789 — This list aims to display alphabetically the 1,145 titular deputies (291 deputies of the clergy, 270 of the nobility and 584 of the Third Estate) elected to the Estates General of 1789, which became the National Assembly on 17 June 1789 and the… …

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  • 158 Christianity — /kris chee an i tee/, n., pl. Christianities. 1. the Christian religion, including the Catholic, Protestant, and Eastern Orthodox churches. 2. Christian beliefs or practices; Christian quality or character: Christianity mixed with pagan elements; …

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  • 159 Belgium — • Information on the history, education, and cemeteries of the country Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Belgium     Belgium     † …

    Catholic encyclopedia

  • 160 Russian Orthodox Diocese of Sourozh — Plaque at the Cathedral of the Dormition, Ennismore Gardens, London. The Russian Orthodox Diocese of Sourozh (Russian: Сурожская Епархия) is a diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church which has for its territory the islands of Great Bri …

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