clergyman clergyman  /ˈklɜr dʒi mən/


  • (n) a member of the clergy and a spiritual leader of the Christian Church




  1. Speaking as he used a pair of sharp scissors to cut up his white collar, he said: "As an Anglican this is what I wear to identify myself, that I'ma clergyman. Do you know what Mugabe has done? He's taken people's identity and literally, if you don't...
    on Jun 14, 2010 By: John Sentamu Source: The Zimbabwean

  2. "Prince Harry had the grace to acknowledge the suffering of other families who lost someone that night," Al Fayed said in a statement. "This stuffed shirt of a clergyman should take lessons from the 22-year-old prince in how to behave. He...
    on Sep 1, 2007 By: al Fayed Source: AFP

  3. "It defies logic that a clergyman could so casually dismiss thousands of years of Judeo-Christian law, including the commandment that we are not to kill," Edgar said.
    on Aug 23, 2005 By: Robert Edgar Source: (subscription)

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