archbishopric archbishopric

Definition(s):

  • (n) the territorial jurisdiction of an archbishop

Usage(s):

  1. Only four years later he was one of three candidates for an archbishopric submitted by Pope Pius XI to King Alexander of Yugoslavia.
  2. One result is the Art Museum Kolumba, a museum that houses the collections of religious art of the archbishopric of Cologne, Germany.
  3. He is not entitled to automatic succession to the archbishopric of Boston.

News

  • Dutch priest suspended for forgetting mass

    The Hague (AFP) - 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.
    on October 8, 2013     Source: AFP via Yahoo! News

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repudiate repudiate
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