ministry

[n] - a government department under the direction of a minister 2. [n] - religious ministers collectively (especially Presbyterian) 3. [n] - building where the business of a government ministry is transacted
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Ministry

Min'is·try noun ; plural Ministries . [ Latin ministerium . See Minister , noun , and confer Mystery a trade.] 1. The act of ministering; ministration; service. 'With tender ministry .' Thomson. 2. Hence: Agency; ins...
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ministry

noun the work of a minister of religion; `he is studying for the ministry`
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Ministry

• (n.) Administration; rule; term in power; as, the ministry of Pitt. • (n.) The act of ministering; ministration; service. • (n.) The body of ministers of state; also, the clergy, as a body. • (n.) Agency; instrumentality. • (n.) The office, duties, or functions of a minister, servant, or agent; ecclesiastical, executive, ...
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ministry

in Christianity, the office held by persons who are set apart by ecclesiastical authority to be ministers in the church or whose call to special ... [10 related articles]
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ministry

The entire group of MPs appointed by the Prime Minister to specific ministerial responsibilities.
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ministry

ministry, in religion, term used to designate the clergy of Protestant churches, particularly those who repudiate the claims of apostolic succession. The ceremony by which the candidate receives the office of a minister is called ordination. Protestant ordination, unlike holy orders in the Roman Cat...
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Ministry

[magazine] Ministry: International Journal for Pastors is an international monthly magazine for Christian ministers, with a circulation of approximately 78,000. It is published by the Ministerial Association (website), an official body of the worldwide Adventist church. It is aimed at pastors and ministers of the Seventh-day Adventist Churc...
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Ministry

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Ministry

[government department] A ministry is a specialized organization responsible for a sector of government public administration, sometimes led by a minister or a senior public servant, that can have responsibility for one or more departments, agencies, bureaus, commissions or other smaller executive, advisory, managerial or administrative org...
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Ministry

[collective executive] A ministry (usually preceded by the definite article, i.e., the ministry) refers to a collective body of government ministers headed by a prime minister or premier. It is described by the Oxford Dictionary as `a period of government under one prime minister”. Although the term `cabinet` can in some circumstances be ...
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Ministry

In the Roman Curia, a congregation
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Ministry

the service or work of sanctification performed by the preaching of the Word and the celebration of the Sacraments
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