A spiritual overseer, superintendent, or director.
A list of recognized saints as in the Roman Catholic Church
(Roman Catholic Church) A high church official, ranking just below the pope, who has been appointed by a pope to membership in the College of Cardinals.
A long, closefitting vestment, generally black, worn as an outer garment or under the surplice by members of the clergy, choristers, etc.
A member of the clergy, or sometimes a layperson, appointed to perform religious functions in a public institution, club, etc.
The definition of a deacon is a member of the Catholic church who is in the position just below priest.
(Primitive Church) A person who first brought the gospel to a city or region.
One who is authorized to perform religious functions in a Christian church, especially a Protestant church.
(Slang) An unmarried man who does not have sexual relationships.
A title conferred by the pope on a high-ranking male cleric, such as a protonotary apostolic.
By extension, member of a similar female community in other confessions.
Father: the title of a priest in Italy, Spain, Portugal, and Latin America
An Anglican cleric with full legal control of a parish under ecclesiastical law; a rector.
Someone with spiritual authority over a group of people
In the early Christian church, a presbyter, or elder
(Judaism) A scholar and teacher of the Jewish law; now, specif., an ordained Jew, usually the spiritual head of a congregation, qualified to decide questions of law and ritual and to perform marriages, supervise religious education, etc.
The definition of a vicar is a religious official who acts in place of another, or the priest of a Church of England parish, or a minister in charge of an Episcopalian chapel in the United States.
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