from the pulpit

idiom

Definition of from the pulpit

: by priests and church leaders The war crimes were denounced from the pulpit.

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“From the pulpit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/from%20the%20pulpit. Accessed 28 Sep. 2022.

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