monsignor monsignor  /mɑn ˈsin jər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) (Roman Catholic Church) an ecclesiastical title of honor bestowed on some priests

Usage(s):

  1. In Denver's big City Auditorium, a Roman-collared Catholic monsignor last week conducted an opera in which there were seduction, revelry, smuggling, stabbing.
  2. Yet to keep close to the center, to what the monsignor learned about Nerone and about himself, would mean being involved with mystical matters and inward ones, things hard for the .

News

  1. Photos of the Week

    All around Delco...Baseball leagues are gearing up for the summer season. Graduates are leading the way into the future. Haverford and Monsignor Bonner & Archbishop Prendergast and lots of local schools. Penn Wood High Schoool students had a rally to show their school spirit despite the setbacks at their school. Park Lane Elementary School students showed off their websites to family and friends ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: News of Delaware County

  2. Tampa monsignor celebrates 60 years as priest

    On Saturday, the faithful will meet at Higgins Hall after the 4 p.m. Mass to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Monsignor Laurence Higgins' ordination in his native Ireland.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Tampa Tribune

  3. Valley News Live to air Bishop Folda Ordination Live

    Monsignor John Thomas Folda of the Catholic Diocese of Lincoln, Neb., has been appointed as the eighth Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Fargo. Valley News Live is the only television station to broadcast the ordination live on Wednesday, June 19.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: KVLY - KXJB Fargo

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