Thesaurus / archdeacon
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But, archdeacon, you do not mean to say that you think that Lady Lufton has arranged it?

It demanded a buoyant courage, and a heart happy in its toil; and the archdeacon's heart was happy, and his courage was buoyant.

The WardenAnthony Trollope

The archdeacon had now left the rug, and advanced till he was almost close to the chair on which Grace was sitting.

The Archdeacon was a little late as, I am afraid, he liked to be when he was sure that others would be punctual.

The CathedralSir Hugh Walpole

Joan was there, of course, and just as the Archdeacon began the second prayer Mrs. Brandon slipped in and took her place.

The CathedralSir Hugh Walpole

There is a story of one of them who had the Archdeacon of the island aboard in a storm.

In 1727 there died at the French capital a simple and kindly ecclesiastic, the Archdeacon Paris.

I suppose he thought that, dealing as it did almost entirely with religious subjects, it was likely to interest the Archdeacon.

Lalage's LoversGeorge A. Birmingham

The third window (also by Hardman) is a memorial to Archdeacon Timbrill.

Perhaps a man could be as good and as learned and as useful in the capacity of archdeacon as in that of bishop.

Jude the ObscureThomas Hardy

WORDS RELATED TO ARCHDEACON

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