crozier crozier  /ˈkroʊ ʒər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a staff surmounted by a crook or cross carried by bishops as a symbol of pastoral office

Usage(s):

  1. Among the best pieces on show was a crozier from Cluny representing Aaron's rod.
  2. Came forth in stately procession acolytes, priests, deacons, followed by Archbishop Glennon wearing a white cope and carrying the episcopal crozier.
  3. The Archbishop groaned, leaned heavily upon his gold crozier, toppled to the floor dead.

News

  1. Painted Post mayor enters Veterans' Hall of Fame

    Painted Post Mayor Roz Crozier, a World War II veteran, said he was "honored and humbled" to be inducted into the New York State Senate Veterans' Hall of Fame.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Corning Leader

  2. Painted Post mayor inducted into NYS Senate Veterans' Hall of Fame

    Painted Post Mayor Roswell Crozier Jr. was joined Friday by family and friends for a very special honor. State Senator Tom O'Mara officially inducted Crozier into the New York State Senate Veterans' Hall of Fame.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: YNN Syracuse

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