Examples of parish in a Sentence
The parish will be getting a new priest soon.
The parish has grown significantly in the last three years.
Recent Examples of parish from the Web
The parish decided on its own to take action to restore the statue and gave the job to a local handicrafts teacher.
The parish also has a school for pre-kindergarten through high school students with an enrollment of about 200, Karamitos said.
The Mandeville-area's Fire District 4 has been given a Class 1 rating, becoming the first in the parish and one of six statewide holding the top distinction, the fire department announced Monday (June 4).
Last month, a federal appeals court affirmed a 2016 decision by US Bankruptcy Judge Robert Kressel that the parishes and other nonprofit entities were independent, meaning their assets could not be tapped in the bankruptcy case.
Last month, a federal appeals court affirmed a December 2017 decision by U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Robert Kressel that the parishes and other nonprofit entities were independent, and their assets could not be exposed in the bankruptcy case.
For 10 years a group of spiritual knitters and crocheters have met at St. Mary of the Falls parish and created prayer shawls.
Vanderburgh had just led the largest fundraiser ever at the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, bringing in more than $160 million to support schools, parishes and church programs.
During the five-day institute, religious leaders from across the U.S. are visiting several parishes in Chicago where the archdiocese actively works with immigrant communities.
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Origin and Etymology of parish
PARISH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of parish for English Language Learners
: an area that has its own local church and priest or minister
: the group of people who go to the church in a particular area
: an area in Louisiana that is like a county
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