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Categories: Ecclesiastical titles, Eastern Christian ecclesiastical offices, All articles needing additional references, Archdeacons, Anglican ecclesiastical offices
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archdeacon  arch-deacon  archdeaconess  archdeaconries  archdeacons
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(Anglican Church) an ecclesiastical dignitary usually ranking just below a bishop WordNet 3.0
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An archdeacon is a senior clergy position in the Church of the East, Chaldean Catholic Church, Syriac Orthodox Church, Anglican Communion, St Thomas Christians, Eastern Orthodox churches and some other Christian denominations, above that of most clergy and below a bishop. Wikipedia
Ecclesiastical below directly below bishop who may be assigned an archdeaconry in many Christian Churches. Wikipedia Disambiguation
Senior clergy position in Anglicanism, Chaldean Catholic, Syrian Malabar Nasrani, and some other Christian denominations, above that of most clergy and below a bishop Wikidata
In the Anglican and Eastern Orthodox systems, a senior administrative official in a diocese, just under the bishop, often in charge of an archdeaconry. As a title, it can be filled by either a deacon or priest. Wiktionary
Administrative official in a diocese. Wiktionary (translation)
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