church officer


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Noun1.church officer - a church official
churchwarden - an officer in the Episcopal church who helps a parish priest with secular matters
deacon, Protestant deacon - a Protestant layman who assists the minister
elder - any of various church officers
functionary, official - a worker who holds or is invested with an office
sacristan, sexton - an officer of the church who is in charge of sacred objects
verger - a church officer who takes care of the interior of the building and acts as an attendant (carries the verge) during ceremonies
vestryman - a man who is a member of a church vestry
vestrywoman - a woman who is a member of a church vestry
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filed the two separate cases of libel against Yuson in behalf of his clients, the INC, represented by Bienvenido Santiago, Senior Church Officer and General Evangelist and Sanggunian members, Radel Cortez, Ernesto Suratos, and EraAaAaAeA~o Coder
The eye was removed by a vet and she found a happy new home with retired church officer Anne, 75.
He was a church officer for many years and on his retirement was presented, along with other gifts, with three pictures of the church.
Tony Burnell, Norwegian Church Officer, said the book of condolence at the church had been signed by an estimated 1,000 people and would be given to exchange students from Norway when they visit Cardiff next month.
Tony Burnell, the Norwegian Church officer, said: "People have been signing the book and bringing in flowers.
Tony Burnell, the Norwegian Church officer, said many people had left condolences throughout the day.
Jill Hopkinson, rural church officer for the Church of England, said the church is responsible for the physical, mental and spiritual well-being of the community and can influence all three areas.
But in February 1969 she married again in Hawick to the late John Delaney - this time listing her father's occupation as church officer and said both he and her mother were alive.
Udny Green church officer Bill Shewar said: "It is not a shop, it is a graveyard.
That section of the constitution reads: "When a church officer, after consultation and notice, persists in a work disapproved by the governing body having jurisdiction, the governing body may presume that the officer has renounced the jurisdiction of this church.
The unsuspecting 14-year-old girl was helping her grandfather - the church officer - to prepare for the service.
David Rawlings, parish church officer, said: "We had a great turnout and must have had hundreds of people coming to have a look.

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