Examples of parishioner in a Sentence
the parishioners of First Baptist Church
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That’s the work I was engaged in when, in June 2015, a white supremacist walked into Mother Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, and murdered nine black parishioners during a prayer meeting.
Arias was briefly held in Kane County Jail until someone — possibly former church parishioners, Arias' attorney said — posted bond on July 21.
Surrounding her were dozens of other parishioners, some of them admitted addicts.
The lawsuit accuses the church of not adequately investigating Shisler's activities with child parishioners, not notifying police or parents about Shisler, and not taking any action against him.
Parishioners and community residents gathered at St. Nicholas Church on July 1 to bid a fond farewell to Father Jack Kennealy.
The large crowd at his farewell gathering gave testimony to Father Jack's impact on the lives of those present, including performing many baptisms, marriages and visitations to parishioners who are ill.
Camay Calloway Murphy, an active parishioner of St. John's, mentioned the celebration during Monday's Havre de Grace City Council meeting.
Parishioners at the North Hampton United Methodist Church recently set up a Blessings Box, filled with toiletries like toothbrushes, deodorant and shampoo, for anyone in need.
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Origin and Etymology of parishioner
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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: a person who goes to a particular local church : a person who belongs to a parish
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