ecclesiastical province


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Noun1.ecclesiastical province - the district within the jurisdiction of an archbishop or a metropolitan or one of the territorial divisions of an ecclesiastical order; "the general of the Jesuits has several provinces under him"
province, responsibility - the proper sphere or extent of your activities; "it was his province to take care of himself"
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The ceremony held at the Palace of Akarigbo, in Sagamu, had in attendance well-meaning Nigerians, including the eldest daughter of the Obafemi Awolowo Dynasty, Reverend Omotola Oyediran, Chief Idowu Sofola (SAN), the Archbishop of the Ecclesiastical Province of Lagos and Bishop of Remo, Most.
asked Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, DD, during his keynote message for the Ecclesiastical Province of Manila's Laudato Si conference held at the De La Salle University early this month.
Lazo will also become the metropolitan bishop of the suffragan dioceses within the ecclesiastical province of Jaro, which covers the dioceses of Bacolod, San Jose de Antique, San Carlos and Kabankalan.
He will also serve as metropolitan bishop of the suffragan dioceses within the Ecclesiastical Province of Jaro, which includes the dioceses of Bacolod, San Jose de Antique, San Carlos and Kabankalan.
Archbishop John Privett, diocesan bishop of Kootenay and metropolitan (senior bishop) of the ecclesiastical province of British Columbia and Yukon, has announced plans to retire at the end of May 2018.
It became the capital of the Roman province of Britannia, and later of the kingdoms of Northumbria and Jorvik In the Middle Ages, York grew as a major wool trading centre and became the capital of the northern ecclesiastical province of the Church of England, a role it retains In the 19th century, York became a hub of the railway network and a confectionery manufacturing centre.
An ecclesiastical province consists of an archdiocese led by an archbishop, also known as the metropolitan, and a group of neighboring dioceses (called "suffragan") over whose bishops the metropolitan exercises vigilance but has no authority.
They are agricultural missionaries, organised by the Catholic bishops of the Ecclesiastical Province of Quebec in the year 1894.
John Privett, Anglican Bishop of Kootenay and Archbishop of the Ecclesiastical Province of British Columbia and Yukon
Thus the formation of a Scottish ecclesiastical province by the papacy is not mentioned in the chapters on the period despite its close relationship to the status of the Scottish king.
After continuous appeals from the parents and sympathisers of these seminarians, all the seven bishops of Madurai Ecclesiastical Province agreed to allow the dismissed students to complete their theological studies at their own expense as day scholars and to give letters of recommendation to any congregation or diocese other than the native diocese of the seminarians, if they are prepared to admit them.
to the archbishop who heads his ecclesiastical province.