Definition of parish house
1 : an auxiliary building belonging to a church and used for its business, social, or extension activities
2 : the residence of a clergyman (as a Roman Catholic priest)
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PARISH HOUSE Defined for Kids
Definition of parish house for Students
: a building for the educational and social activities of a church
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