Stated supply

(Eccl.) a clergyman employed to supply a pulpit for a definite time, but not settled as a pastor.

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McPhee, recently retired minister of Parkwood Church, Ottawa, and currently serving as stated supply at River Denys, Orangedale and Malagawatch pastoral charge, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.
Then, again, it is possible for the presbytery to appoint an ordained minister as stated supply for one year to carry on an interim ministry.