church council

noun

Definition of church council

: a lay group appointed in certain Lutheran churches to assume responsibility with and assist the pastor in spiritual guidance and in such practical matters as the handling of church property and the collection and distribution of money for benevolences

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“Church council.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/church%20council. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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