nonpractising

nonpractising

(ˌnɒnˈpræktɪsɪŋ) or

nonpracticing

adj
(Ecclesiastical Terms) of or relating to a person who no longer observes or pursues his or her religious faith
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| Peter Breakey is a solicitor (nonpractising) and senior lecturer in law at Northumbria University.
Megan Jerred, a nonpractising vet from Animal Friends, said: "Not only are vet fees increasing year on year, but they are generally unregulated.
My mother was a catholic, my father was nonpractising Welsh chapel.
(73) The five daily prayers and attendance at the mosque are the usual criteria that distinguish practising from nonpractising believers.
She told the tribunal she has worn a trouser suit at her interview for the job - and had made it clear she was a nonpractising Muslim and did not cover her hair.
Sand Aire Ltd - paid directly to a charity STEPHEN HESFORD ( Lab; Wirral West) * Barrister (now nonpractising) GEORGE HOWARTH ( Lab; Knowsley North and Sefton East) * Parliamentary adviser to the William Hill Organisation (pounds 25,001- pounds 30,000) STEPHEN O'BRIEN ( Con; Eddisbury) * Directorships; Eden Research plc and 3DM Research Limited * Adviser to the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators ( pounds 10,001- pounds 15,000) * Adviser to the Manufacturing Technologies Association (pounds 10,001-pounds 15,000) GEORGE OSBORNE ( Con; Tatton) * Shareholdings; Osborne and Little Ltd, a family business manufacturing fabrics and wallpapers SHAUN WOODWARD ( Lab; St.
Iqbal said his near-lifelong friend then transformed in his early 30s from a nonpractising Muslim into an Islamist fanatic after visiting Pakistan.
Kitaj feels that it is an abdication of responsibility, a betrayal of his forbears for even "a nonpractising Jew not to stand up and be counted with the others." (50) Kitaj's portrayal of the innocent lives taken during the Holocaust is his own learned vision of history.
This is a woman, born in Pakistan to a nonpractising Muslim family, who moved to Sheffield when she was two years old.