diocesan conference

noun

Definition of diocesan conference

: a body in the Anglican communion that consists of all the clergy of a diocese and of elected representatives of the laity and that under the presidency of the bishop transacts certain diocesan business

called also diocesan convention

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“Diocesan conference.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diocesan%20conference. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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