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  • as inclergyman
  • as incleric

synonyms for churchman

  • bishop
  • chaplain
  • cleric
  • evangelist
  • missionary
  • pastor
  • pontiff
  • preacher
  • priest
  • rabbi
  • abbey
  • archbishop
  • cardinal
  • cassock
  • clerk
  • curate
  • dean
  • divine
  • ecclesiastic
  • father
  • monsignor
  • padre
  • parson
  • primate
  • rector
  • reverend
  • sermonizer
  • shepherd
  • vicar
  • bible thumper
  • blackcoat
  • devil dodger
  • ecclesiast
  • harp polisher
  • predicant
  • pulpitarian
  • pulpiteer
  • sky pilot
  • sky scout
  • the rev
  • turn-around collar

antonyms for churchman

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  • layman
  • layperson
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    How to use churchman in a sentence

    "Show him in," said the abbess, encouraged by the new addition to the party being a churchman.
    BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
    All the castle had opened its heart to Mary,—even Sebastian; though the churchman did not capitulate without a struggle.
    GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
    It appears to be exceedingly well got up, and to contain all that a clergyman or churchman can desire.
    NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 69, FEBRUARY 22, 1851VARIOUS
    Chancellor L'Hospital distinguished himself by his determined opposition, and boldly refuted the churchman's arguments.
    HISTORY OF THE RISE OF THE HUGUENOTSHENRY BAIRD
    Lanfranc died in 1089,--the ablest churchman of the century next to the great Hildebrand, his master.
    BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VJOHN LORD
    He was a high-churchman, who sought to make the temporal power subordinate to the spiritual.
    BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VJOHN LORD
    Later generations somehow came to think of him as something other than a Churchman; but they were quite wrong.
    THE QUIVER 3/1900ANONYMOUS
    He was simply the high-churchman aiming to secure the ascendency of the spiritual power.
    BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VJOHN LORD
    The most intrepid churchman of his age was slain at his post for doing, as he believed, his duty.
    BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VJOHN LORD
    I am a Churchman in part, because I was educated as one; and because I can hear the gospel preached by her clergy.
    THE SHEEPFOLD AND THE COMMON, VOL. II (OF 2)TIMOTHY EAST
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    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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