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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Amadeo Alvero, one of the priests at the Santo Nino Church and spokesperson of the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Palo to which the Santo Nino Church belongs.
His views were echoed by Fr Michael O'Dowd, the episcopal vicar for schools and colleges in the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Liverpool.
Appeals from smaller dioceses will now be made at metropolitan archdioceses.

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