episcopalian


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episcopalian

1. practising or advocating the principle of Church government by bishops
2. an advocate of such Church government

Episcopalian

1. belonging to or denoting the Episcopal Church
2. a member or adherent of this Church
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Shannon Preston, one of two Episcopalians who joined the Community of St Anselm for its first "year in God's time" last September.
The prayerful public ritual, a first for local Episcopalian churches, was an opportunity for people who otherwise may not have participated in the tradition to learn and take part.
10, just five days after coasting to a re-election victory in the City Council race, Grandinetti posted a photograph of the Episcopalian Church of the Good Shepherd in Buffalo.
Since 1980, more than a dozen Catholic communities--where former Episcopal clergy received into the Catholic church were joined by a substantial number of their former Episcopalian flock--have been established within local U.S.
Raether is the Chairman of Trustees of Trinity, whose mission "...is to foster critical thinking, free the mind of parochialism and prejudice..." Parts of the Trinity seal, on which the motto reads "For Church and Country", reflect the college's Episcopal roots.hristianity, of which Episcopalians are a denomination, is the largest religion in the world; while Hinduism is the third largest with about a billion adherents and moksh (liberation) as its ultimate goal.
Gene Robinson, Episcopalian bishop of New Hampshire, said: "I can't imagine anything that would be more abhorrent to Jesus than a two-tier church.
Jones is actually an Episcopalian private school graduate who grew up in affluent Sherman Oaks, California with her biological white family.
Displaying a surprising Episcopalian impulse for reform, Polk encouraged missionary outreach to New Orleans sailors through St.
Meanwhile, sources in Episcopalian educational circles have described the future lower grade expansion at Episcopal Collegiate as a matter of when, not if.
I suspect a broad majority of Episcopalian lay people, regardless of how they feel about Robinson, feel more aggrieved by the international and domestic attacks on ECUSA autonomy than by the autonomous decisions of the diocese of New Hampshire.
In contrast, by 1850 the Congregationalist and Episcopalian slices of the religious pie had shrunk from 20.4 to 4 percent and 15.7 to 3.5 percent, respectively.
by ordained Episcopalian priest Malcolm Boyd is a groundbreaking treasury.