ordain

[v] - order by virtue of superior authority 2. [v] - authorize as a rabbi 3. [v] - invest with ministerial or priestly authority 4. [v] - appoint to a clerical posts 5. [v] - issue an order
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Ordain

• (v. t.) To invest with ministerial or sacerdotal functions; to introduce into the office of the Christian ministry, by the laying on of hands, or other forms; to set apart by the ceremony of ordination. • (v. t.) To set apart for an office; to appoint. • (v. t.) To set in order; to arrange according to rule; to regulate; to set; to...
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ordain

verb order by virtue of superior authority; decree; `The King ordained the persecution and expulsion of the Jews`; `the legislature enacted this law in 1985`
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Ordain

Or·dain' transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Ordained ; present participle & verbal noun Ordaining .] [ Middle English ordeinen , Old French ordener , French ordonner , from Latin ordinare , from
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ordain

1. To set in order; to arrange according to rule; to regulate; to set; to establish. 'Battle well ordained.' 'The stake that shall be ordained on either side.' (Chaucer) ... 2. To regulate, or establish, by appointment, decree, or law; to constitute; to decree; to appoint; to institute. 'Jeroboam ordained a feast in the eighth month.' (1 Kings xii....
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ordain

invest with ministerial or priestly authority
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ordain

invest with ministerial or priestly authority
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Ordain

the proper terms in Catholic usage for references to the conferral of the sacrament of holy orders on a deacon, priest or bishop.
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Ordain

To ordain is to make an ordinance, to enact a law. In the Constitution of the United States, the preamble declares that the people "do ordain and establish this constitution for the United States of America." The 3rd article of the same Constitution declares, that "the judicial power shall be vested in one supreme court, and in such inferior cour.....
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