church work

noun

: work in behalf of a church especially in furtherance of its purpose (as in charity, visitation of the sick, or support of the church's world mission)

Word History

First Known Use

1570, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of church work was in 1570

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“Church work.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/church%20work. Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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