Doctor of Divinity

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Noun1.Doctor of Divinity - a doctor's degree in religion
doctorate, doctor's degree - one of the highest earned academic degrees conferred by a university
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"Not so, good Doctor Byles," answered Sir William Howe; "if mirth were a crime, you had never gained your doctorate in divinity. As to this new foolery, I know no more about it than yourself; perhaps not so much.
He then entered the seminary and earned his doctorate in divinity, before going on to earn his master's degree in clinical counseling.
The Reverend has been awarded five Doctorates: a Doctorate in Christian Counseling and a Doctorate in Divinity, a Doctorate in Life Coaching, a Doctorate in Domestic Violence Christian Advocacy, and a Doctorate of Philosophy in Psychology.
The Most Rev Justin Welby was presented with an honorary doctorate in divinity by Durham University at a ceremony in Durham Cathedral, just metres from where he completed his vocational training at Cranmer Hall.
The Most Reverend Justin Welby was presented with an honorary doctorate in divinity by Durham University at a ceremony in Durham Cathedral, just metres from where he completed his vocational training at Cranmer Hall.

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