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laity

laymen, as distinguished from clergymen
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Jubilee Fireworks provides pyrotechnics for Alton Towers Disneyland Paris and Birmingham Artsfest, pictured Chris Pearce, owner of Jubilee Fireworks, is a lay preacher with a difference
Lay preacher Robert North, 58, and 56-year-old sub-postmistress Annette North had both been jailed at earlier hearings after they admitted stealing pounds 64,000.
Mason, 51, a lay preacher at Easterhouse Baptist Church, added: "Both my religion and politics have equality and social justice as a common theme.
A LAY preacher has been put behind bars for two years after he was found to have 42,700 indecent photographs of children.
A typical solution is to schedule the lay preacher before Mass.
Edinborough described himself as an "activist" in the Anglican Church of Canada, where he served as lay preacher, speaker and delegate to various ecumenical councils.
The apocalyptic dispensationalists who are so prominent these days (the people who would take the popular apocalyptic Left Behind novels as serious religious works) are a separate strand of fundamentalism derived from the nineteenth century Irish lay preacher John Nelson Darby.
Bill Woolum, an instructor of English at Lane Community College and a lay preacher at St.
A lone piper played Highland Cathedral as the coffin was carried out of the abbey and a lay preacher, who had conducted the service, led the procession.
A Methodist lay preacher, he now sees his role as 'pastoral care', although be earns his living as a handyman and gardener.
The son of a Protestant minister, he had a strong sense of mission, which was reinforced by his dislike of industrial society and his work as lay preacher among poor coal miners in Belgium.
With them, Lauret claims Walker shares their "visionary rhetorical style and sense of mission of the mystic or lay preacher.