Sentence Examples

  • Although this "much-abused prelate," as Lecky calls him, was a firm supporter of the English government in Ireland, he was far from being a man of tyrannical or intolerant disposition.
  • Next year he was made a domestic prelate and shortly afterwards a member of the Congregation del boon governo.
  • The ecclesiastical unit in episcopacy is a diocese, comprising many churches and ruled by a prelate; in congregationalism it is a single church, self-governed and entirely independent of all others; in Presbyterianism it is a presbytery or council composed of ministers and elders representing all the churches within a specified district.
  • The Pope also appoints the Prelate of the Order from the three candidates proposed by the Grand Master.
  • Finally, Fr Philip has been appointed by the Pope as a prelate of honor with the title Monsignor.

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