Ecclesiastical+living

  • 1 living — I. a. 1. Existing, live, alive. 2. Quickening, active, lively. II. n. 1. Livelihood, maintenance, support, subsistence, keeping, estate. 2. Benefice, ecclesiastical living. 3. Mode of life, course of life, manner of life …

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  • 2 Ecclesiastical history (Catholicism) — Ecclesiastical history, for the Roman Catholic Church, is the history of the Roman Catholic Church as an institution, written from a particular perspective. There is a traditional approach to such historiography. The generally identified starting …

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  • 3 Ecclesiastical Art — • Article explores the origin, history, and types Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Ecclesiastical Art     Ecclesiastical Art      …

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  • 4 Ecclesiastical Seminary —     Ecclesiastical Seminary     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ecclesiastical Seminary     I. TERMINOLOGY     The word seminary (Fr. séminaire, Ger. Seminar) is sometimes used, especially in Germany, to designate a group of university students devoted …

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  • 5 Ecclesiastical Censures —     Ecclesiastical Censures     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ecclesiastical Censures     Medicinal and spiritual punishments imposed by the Church on a baptized, delinquent, and contumacious person, by which he is deprived, either wholly of in part …

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  • 6 Ecclesiastical Constitutions —     Ecclesiastical Constitutions     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ecclesiastical Constitutions     The term constitution denotes, in general, the make up of a body, either physical or moral. Used in reference to civil or religious societies, the… …

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  • 7 Ecclesiastical Residence —     Ecclesiastical Residence     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Ecclesiastical Residence     A remaining or abiding where one s duties lie or where one s occupation is properly carried on, as the presence of a bishop in his diocese, a rector or… …

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  • 8 Living — Liv ing, n. 1. The state of one who, or that which, lives; lives; life; existence. Health and living. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Manner of life; as, riotous living; penurious living; earnest living. A vicious living. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 3. Means …

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  • 9 Living Church — For other uses of Living Church , see Living Church (disambiguation). The Living Church (Russian: Живая Церковь), also called Renovationist Church (обновленческая церковь) or Renovationism (обновленчество; from обновление ‘renovation, renewal’;… …

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  • 10 Ecclesiastical law — Law Law (l[add]), n. [OE. lawe, laghe, AS. lagu, from the root of E. lie: akin to OS. lag, Icel. l[ o]g, Sw. lag, Dan. lov; cf. L. lex, E. legal. A law is that which is laid, set, or fixed; like statute, fr. L. statuere to make to stand. See… …

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  • 11 living — /ˈlɪvɪŋ / (say living) adjective 1. that lives; alive, or not dead. 2. in actual existence or use: living languages. 3. active; strong: a living faith. 4. burning or glowing, as a coal. 5. flowing freely, as water. 6. (of rock or stone, etc.) in… …

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  • 12 Living — ♦ The ecclesiastical benefice of a rector or vicar. (Beresford, Maurice and Hurst, John. Wharram Percy: Deserted Medieval Village, 137) …

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  • 13 Tradition and Living Magisterium — • The word tradition refers sometimes to the thing (doctrine, account, or custom) transmitted from one generation to another sometimes to the organ or mode of the transmission Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Tradition and Living… …

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  • 14 High living — High High, a. [Compar. {Higher}; superl. {Highest}.] [OE. high, hegh, hey, heh, AS. he[ a]h, h?h; akin to OS. h?h, OFries. hag, hach, D. hoog, OHG. h?h, G. hoch, Icel. h?r, Sw. h[ o]g, Dan. h[ o]i, Goth. hauhs, and to Icel. haugr mound, G. h[… …

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  • 15 Church living — Church Church (ch[^u]rch), n. [OE. chirche, chireche, cherche, Scot. kirk, from AS. circe, cyrice; akin to D. kerk, Icel. kirkja, Sw. kyrka, Dan. kirke, G. kirche, OHG. chirihha; all fr. Gr. kyriako n the Lord s house, fr. kyriako s concerning a… …

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  • 16 The Living Church — is a weekly magazine based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin providing commentary and news information on the Episcopal Church in the United States. In continuous publication since 1878, it has generally been identified with the Anglo Catholic wing of… …

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  • 17 nomination to a living — In English ecclesiastical law, the rights of nominating and of presenting to a living are distinct, and may reside in different persons. Presentation is the offering a clerk to the bishop. Nomination is the offering a clerk to the person who has… …

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  • 18 nomination to a living — In English ecclesiastical law, the rights of nominating and of presenting to a living are distinct, and may reside in different persons. Presentation is the offering a clerk to the bishop. Nomination is the offering a clerk to the person who has… …

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  • 19 Dilapidation — is a term meaning in general a falling into decay, but more particularly used in the plural in English law for the waste committed by the incumbent of an ecclesiastical living the disrepair for which a tenant is usually liable when he has agreed… …

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  • 20 Stipend — • A fixed pay, salary; retribution for work done; the income of an ecclesiastical living Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Stipend     Stipend      …

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