church officer

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n church officer a church official
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Usage

In literature:

When Squire Harker thought he had allowed himself time enough to get to his office and back, he tapped at the church door.
"Belford's Magazine, Vol 2, December 1888" by Various
Don Gesualdo, keep to your church offices, and leave the loves of others alone.
"A House-Party" by Ouida
On Sunday Captain Moore and his officers would go to church.
"Stories of Our Naval Heroes" by Various
Convenient churches and glebes were provided, and all necessary parish officers instituted.
"The History of Virginia, in Four Parts" by Robert Beverley
A few moments more and the governor's page returned, accompanied by a monk of the church of Santa Clara, with the emblems of his office.
"History of Cuba; or, Notes of a Traveller in the Tropics" by Maturin M. Ballou
The Permit-office, in St. Peter's Hungate, opposite the Church.
"A Concise History and Directory of the City of Norwich for 1811" by C. Berry
In the Protestant churches of the continent canons as ecclesiastical officers have ceased to exist.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 2" by Various
They were at the head of the Church, but did not know the value of their office.
"Junius Unmasked" by Joel Moody
On feast days they eat twice, and sing all the offices in the church, and eat in the refectory.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 4" by Various
It did not extend to his office or to the claims of the Church he represented.
"The Great Miss Driver" by Anthony Hope
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In poetry:

The members and office-bearers of the church filled the pews on the right,
Which was a very impressive and solemn sight;
And psalms and hymns were sung by the congregation,
And the Rev. W. I. Cox concluded the service with great veneration.
"The Death of the Rev. Dr. Wilson" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

The Catholic War Veterans Post No 1954 of St Peter of the Fields Church in Rootstown recently held the installation of its 2012-13 officers.
A group of area churches teamed up to treat first and 2nd shift officers to lunch and a few Christmas carols in the Bodenhamer Community Room this afternoon.
If You're looking for honest & dependable person to clean home, office or church.
PORTLAND — A group of 12 Portland residents has filed a lawsuit to prevent wealthy Australian developer Frank Monsour from renovating the historic Williston-West Church complex for office space.
Law enforcement officers and firefighters from around East Contra Costa will be honored at a special church service and luncheon Tuesday.
MERIDIAN — A film that examines the struggles of police officers on the job and at home will be presented to the public free of charge this weekend at a local church.
William DeShazer/Staff Sherriff's office volunteer Dominick Davis, 19, left, and Collier County Code Enforcement Investigator Tony Asaro, dispose of trash during a community clean-up at the Tree of Life Church on Saturday Oct 6, 2012.
Reservations may be made by calling the St Paul's church office at 419-734-1662 by March 26.
Contact the church office at 788-3960.
Women's Schola Nova sings the Office of Evensong at 6 pm on the second Sunday of each month at St Barnabas Episcopal Church.
Advance Tickets available at church office.
The Bedford County Sheriff's Office is searching for whomever stole fuel oil from two county churches.
Officers hide in La Grange church, nab man suspected of stealing donations.
Ask anyone who the award-winning cook is in their family, office or church group and you'll get 10 different reasons why their favorite is the best.
The Maryland Fire Marshal's Office says a neighbor of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints noticed 10 detonated devices on Saturday.
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