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archbishopric

1. the rank, office, or jurisdiction of an archbishop
2. the area governed by an archbishop
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* Romfea, one of the most influential church news outlets in Greece, said that the Macedonian Orthodox Church had sent a letter to the Ecumenical Patriarchate asking that its name be changed to "Archbishopric of Ohrid and Justiniana Prima".
Metropolitan Timotej, spokesman for the MOC-OA, said the name Ohrid Archbishopric meant "we have one thousand-year-long church history".
the Gniezno Summit: The Religious Premises of the Founding of the Archbishopric of Gniezno
This would make St Davids an archbishopric and bring the other three episcopal sees in Wales Llandaff, Bangor and St Asaph under its ecclesiastical jurisdiction rather than that of Canterbury.
The awards ceremony will take place on the October 30 at the Bi-Communal Cafe on the premises of the Stelios Philanthropic Foundation, located in Old Nicosia Town near the Old Market and the Archbishopric.
Summary: Maronite Patriarch Beshara Rai traveled to Sidon's Archbishopric for an unannounced weekend visit, amid an atmosphere of tension in the local administration.
Earlieron Thursday, a prayer was held at the Archbishopric of the Dioceses of the Armenian Apostolic Church in Old Damascus city commemorating the anniversary.
The church delegation, led by the Head of the Macedonian Orthodox ChurchOhrid Archbishopric, His Beatitude Stefan, consisted of representatives of both the Macedonian Orthodox Church-Ohrid Archbishopric and the Catholic Church in Macedonia.
THE HAGUE -- Roman Catholic authorities in the Netherlands have suspended a priest for a year after he forgot to say all the words of the Eucharist during Mass, the Utrecht archbishopric said Tuesday.
The release of Jovan Vraniskovski from prison and talks that are supposed to solve the status of the Macedonian Orthodox Church -- Ohrid Archbishopric is offered by Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic as a replacement for solving the long-standing dispute, afterwards risking to be accused of interfering the state in its own church, Branko Gjorgjevski analyzes for Dnevnik.
In 1959, what is now the Macedonian Church was created as an autonomous Archbishopric of Ohrid, which was granted by the Serbian Orthodox Church.