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Catholic Word of the Day: CLERICAL COMMUNITY, 12-28-11
CatholicReference.net ^ | 12-28-11 | Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary

Posted on 12/28/2011 12:24:19 PM PST by Salvation

Featured Term (selected at random):

CLERICAL COMMUNITY

The living and sharing together that the Church has traditionally favored and encouraged for men in the clerical state.

All items in this dictionary are from Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.


TOPICS: Apologetics; Catholic; History; Theology
KEYWORDS: catholic; monks; priests
For priests and monks and deacons:
Monastery
Abbey
Presbyteral Council
Diaconate Council

And for women:
Convent

These are all clerical communities.

1 posted on 12/28/2011 12:24:24 PM PST by Salvation
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2 posted on 12/28/2011 12:26:06 PM PST by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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To: Salvation

Religious women do not receive the Sacrament of Holy Orders, and therefore their monasteries, convents, and other communities are not “clerical” in the precise meaning of the word.


3 posted on 12/28/2011 1:28:03 PM PST by Tax-chick (Two women in one house ... and one of 'em a redhead!)
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