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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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Congregation for Catholic Education, A memorandum to bishops seeking advice in matters concerning homosexuality and candidates for admission to Seminary (9 July 1985); Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, Letter (16 May 2002): Notitiae 38 (2002), 586.
At the close of the war, the seminary reopened its doors with almost no money and barely a handful of students.
However, instruction in the seminary of Novara, with its basis in Latin and the humanities, provided the possibility for further intellectual development.
We also have a seminary in Nowshera, why it was not given fund when the provincial government released a hefty amount to a select seminary on political basis,' he questioned.
He has been shifted to Services Hospital owing to injuries from being beaten up by the seminary staff and students after the incident.
The provincial government in its budget had last year allocated Rs 300 million to the Islamic seminary, with PTI chief Imran Khan saying Maulana Samiul Haq had assured him of bringing reforms in the syllabus and system of the seminary in return to this grant.
What is the relationship between the seminary and other similar institutions in the country?
Under the NAP, it was proposed to introduce modern syllabus in the religious seminaries but the KP Government targeted only a specific seminary for funding which is unjust and biased as there were other scores of such seminaries across the province which deserved government's patronage.
Emotional scenes were witnessed when his dead body was brought to seminary for funeral prayers, the handout said.
In the last 10 years, the Seminary has opened its doors to the community hosting various churches, events, and bringing students from across the country and globe to live in Littleton.
This project provides for the design, land acquisition and construction of an approximate 40 foot segment of Seminary Road between the Brookeville Road/Seminary Place, and Linden Lane / Second Avenue intersections on a new alignment; reconstruction of 650 feet of Seminary Place from Seminary Road to 450 Feet east of Riley Place with a vertical alignment revision at Riley Place: increasing the Linden Lane curb lane widths along the 250 foot section between Brookeville Road and Second Avenue to provide two 15-foot shared use lanes to accommodate bicyclists; and reconstruction of the 350 foot segment Brookeville Road between Linen Lane and Seminary Road.
He was nearing the end of his seminary training and moving toward ordination as a priest in the Catholic diocese of Kansas City-St.