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seminary

1. an academy for the training of priests, rabbis, etc.
2. US another word for seminar (sense 1)

Seminary

A school, academy, college, or university, especially a school for the education of men for the priesthood.

Seminary

 

a type of specialized secondary educational institution. Christian religious secondary educational institutions are called seminaries. In prerevolutionary Russia and in some other countries, seminaries were pedagogical educational institutions that trained primary schoolteachers.

seminary

A place of education; a school, academy, college, or university; especially a school for the education for the priesthood.
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From this perspective, Father Hilarion Boulay (1883-1967) argued in 1932 that the Japanese seminarists had conscience, devotion and a love of work well done.
The negative affect dominating the representation of the 'Lehrerseminar', on the other hand, is lent authority by the fact that Paul's own caption is reproduced along with a photograph that depicts a set of stiffly posed, formally clad and becapped seminarists standing on the front steps of an imposing public building, with a row of four masters seated on chairs in front of them.
It was performed privately by a group of seminarists in Puy-en-Velay after the war, although the version, which was based on transcripts, was slightly different from the one we ar e now considering.
And "sowing seed," besides its sexual meaning, also refers to the seminarists whose underwear Lenta often washed, to the seminar which the grown-up Barbino will conduct on the anxieties of his youth, and to the literal meaning of "throwing seeds" which we may find grown one day.
Their seminarists talk more of Calvin and Luther [than of the Holy Fathers of the Church] .