Collegial church

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Collegial church a church so called from having a college or chapter, consisting of a dean or provost and canons, attached to it (in Scotland, a church occupied by two or more pastors of equal rank—also Collegiate charge)
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr. collège—L. collegium, from col, and legĕre, to gather.

Usage

In literature:

Joshua Brooks, who was for many years chaplain of the Collegiate Church, Manchester, and who died in 1821?
"Notes and Queries, Number 218, December 31, 1853" by Various
It was a collegiate church until 1547, and there are some remains of the adjoining buildings.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 1" by Various
A collegiate church was erected there in 1449.
"Chapters in the History of the Insane in the British Isles" by Daniel Hack Tuke
Henry VIII., that arch spoliator, annexed the school to the collegiate church of St. George's, Windsor.
"Old and New London" by Walter Thornbury
The collegiate church (Stiftskirche) dates from about 1340, and contains a number of fine ducal monuments.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 5" by Various
To our right rose the great collegiate church of La Seo, crowning a massive and majestic rock.
"Glories of Spain" by Charles W. Wood
It has four Roman Catholic churches, including the Gothic Collegiate church and a Protestant church.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 6" by Various
The christening will be magnificent, in the royal Collegiate Church.
"The Journal of Countess Françoise Krasinska" by Kasimir Dziekonska (translator)
The church was made collegiate in 1484, and Edward VI.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 4" by Various
Within the walls of the old collegiate church the lovely mistress of Charles VII.
"Castles and Chateaux of Old Touraine and the Loire Country" by Francis Miltoun
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In news:

'A Cappella Jamboree' at Basking Ridge church to feature collegiate singing groups.
The Middle Collegiate Church on 2nd Ave is now is a designated historical site.
KENT DIEBOLT stood on the roof of Marble Collegiate Church in a grimy white jumpsuit, a red helmet on his head, Red Wing work boots on his feet.
'A Cappella Jamboree ' at Basking Ridge church to feature collegiate singing groups.
VOLLIE SANDERS and her husband, Darrell, have served in The Navigators in Business and Professional, Collegiate, Military, Community, and Church Discipleship ministries.
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