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A diocesan spokesman said Wallin had been a “good and compassionate priest.”

Pass in front of the Diocesan College, the roof of which was badly damaged by shell-fire.

There had been the same outside diocesan civility between even the palace and Plumstead.

During the Bishop's episcopate, which lasted from 1871 to 1883, great progress was made in every department of diocesan work.

For that end she asked for dispensation from enclosure, choir duty, the religious habit and also freedom from diocesan control.

The diocesan prelates appoint their outside vicars for those territories which are in charge of the orders.


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On this page you'll find 51 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to diocesan, such as: administrator, cleric, director, patriarch, pontiff, and pope.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.