episcopal episcopal  /ɪ ˈpɪ skə pəl/


  1. (adj) of or pertaining to or characteristic of the Episcopal church
  2. (adj) denoting or governed by or relating to a bishop or bishops


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  1. Episcopal Retirement Homes Earns Regional Award for Affordable Housing for Seniors

    CINCINNATI, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Episcopal Retirement Homes (ERH), which owns and operates ten retirement communities across Greater Cincinnati and southern Ohio, has been given the Excellence in Affordable Senior Housing Preservation Award in partnership with The Model Group and GBBN Architects for their work in remodeling St. Paul Village located in Madisonville. ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! News

  2. Historical Society of the Episcopal Church meets in San Antonio

    [Historical Society of the Episcopal Church -- Press Release] The Historical Society of the Episcopal Church (HSEC) held its annual meeting 10-11 June 2013 in San Antonio, Texas. On Monday night the Society’s members re-elected the Rev. Dr. Robert W. Prichard (President), the Rev. Dr. Marilyn McCord Adams (Vice President), Dr. J. Michael Utzinger (Secretary); and Mr. George DeFilippi (Treasurer ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Worldwide Faith News

  3. Episcopal 7s collect 8th win, rolling at Hitchcock qualifier

    Episcopal head football coach Steve Leisz knew Saturday would be a different kind of day for the Knights’ summer passing league team.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: West University Examiner


  1. He said the election of Mary Glasspool "raised very serious questions not just for the Episcopal Church and its place in the Anglican Communion, but for the Communion as a whole."
    on Jul 7, 2010 By: Rowan Williams Source: AFP

  2. In an e-mail to friends posted on the Web site Episcopal Cafe, Robinson wrote that "it will be my great honor to be there representing the Episcopal Church, the people of New Hampshire, and all of us in the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender...
    on Jan 13, 2009 By: V Gene Robinson Source: Washington Post

  3. "Self-improvement should be a work in progress all our lives, and I confess to needing it as much as anyone. But I believe, if my detractors had known me at Episcopal, they might marvel at the self-restraint and mellowness I developed as an...
    on Apr 1, 2008 By: John McCain Source: CNN International

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infatuated infatuated
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