Spiritual peers

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the bishops and archibishops, or lords spiritual, who sit in the House of Lords.

See also: Peer

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17 ( ANI ): A new study has found that religious people are more likely to have a perceived internet pornography addiction, when compared with their less spiritual peers.
I repeat that we are not exclusive; we would welcome a more broadly representative spread of spiritual peers through the creation of appropriate life peers and indeed of more peers from other faiths.
The number of the spiritual peers was to be reduced to five.