Noun(1) a senior clergyman and dignitary
(1) It is the first such invitation to a Catholic prelate .(2) The conduct of a prelate should so far surpass the conduct of the people as the life of a pastor sets him apart from the flock.(3) It is also important to distinguish between a Shepherd's Cross and a bishop's crosier, which is simply a symbol of prelatic authority and jurisdiction.(4) Visiting the great Galileo - in an Inquisition prison - did not destroy Milton's veneration for Italian science and learning but it deepened his hatred of prelatical licensing.(5) Thus in 1217 Honorius III ordered bishops and prelates to help out the boy-king Henry III.(6) Catholic prelates have also engaged in speculation.(7) Finally, a Vatican-appointed committee of three U.S. prelates was commissioned to resolve the crisis.(8) The goal is to lay out these two values-the ├ö├ç├┐Miltonian├ö├ç├û and ├ö├ç├┐ prelatical ├ö├ç├û commitments of ECUSA-and then ask if the Covenant is not a clearly effective way of granting these elements a constructive life together.(9) These two prelates spoke from opposite poles of the church.(10) But in the 1893 campaign in Chicago, Moody was the first evangelical preacher that I know of who invited Roman Catholic prelates , priests, and bishops to share his platform.(11) Only the king could appoint people to it and normally only princes of the blood (the most senior nobles), senior prelates and magnates were allowed to join.(12) The Pope has designated other prelates to stand in for him, and the Vatican says his only commitment is his Easter blessing.(13) The pictures from Saint Peter's Square on an unusually warm and bright day were sharp and colorful, the rows of scarlet-robed prelates encircling the pope's chair a strong visual sign of Catholic solidarity and order.
1. high priest ::
2. primate ::
3. hierarch ::
4. archpriest ::
Different Formsprelate, prelates
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