Definition of ministry
- the ingenuity of destruction … had outrun the ministry of healing
- —Dixon Wecter
- was well prepared for the ministry
- Many reforms were enacted during his ministry.
- the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
a member of the ministry
She learned a lot during her first year of ministry.
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