priestship

priestship

(ˈpriːstʃɪp)
n
(Ecclesiastical Terms) another word for priesthood
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GOLD was a symbol of kingship on earth, frankincense (an incense) was a symbol of priestship, and myrrh (an embalming oil) was said to be a symbol of death.