The vestry meets on the first Tuesday of every month.
An assembly of persons who manage parochial affairs; so called because usually held in a vestry.
Origin of vestry
Middle English vestrieprobably from Anglo-Norman vesteriealteration of Old French vestiarievestiary
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Vestry Sentence Examples
It derived its name from the old place of assembly, the vestry room attached to the church or chapel.
The powers and duties of the vestry were defined, the position of the parish priest was fixed and his salary was regularly provided for at the public expense, and pedagogues were brought over from Scotland.
He then put on his shoes in the vestry, and a chapter was held, and the bishop or his commissary preached a suitable sermon.
He also attended upon the clergy, the churchwardens and the vestry.