Examples of ecclesiastical in a Sentence
ecclesiastical laws that have been in existence for centuries
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Nyong’o donned the heavenly piece for the premiere of Sorry Angel, making for a coincidentally ecclesiastical moment the week of the Catholicism-themed Met Gala.
But Bullwinkel and Aickman share important interests: ecclesiastical horror, ghost stories, the grotesquery of ordinary romance.
The Met’s upcoming Costume Institute exhibit will display a selection of ecclesiastical garments and accessories on loan from the Vatican, but these holy objects are not where the imaginative Catholic aesthetic is best on display.
As the younger royal brother, Louis Jr. was meant to have some kind of ecclesiastical career, and to that end he was raised and educated in the abbey of Saint-Denis in Paris.
Carroll, as religious historian and church insider, goes into a fair amount of ecclesiastical detail about the 12th century, which will fascinate some readers and send others skimming to the end of the chapter.
His was caused not by ecclesiastical politicians who preferred obedience to free enquiry, but by muscle-wasting amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.
Among the decidedly ecclesiastical choices — Grace, Gloria, Vesper, Deacon, etc.
Developed in an age when most worshippers couldn’t read Latin, flowers provided a bridge between the ecclesiastical world and that of the everyday.
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Definition of ecclesiastical for English Language Learners
: of or relating to the Christian church or clergy
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