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Definition of Priestly

Priestly

  1. Of or pertaining to a priest or the priesthood; sacerdotal; befitting or becoming a priest; as, the priestly office; a priestly farewell.

Priestly Quotations

The fact that the church is convinced of not having the right to confer priestly ordination on women is now considered by some as irreconcilable with the European Constitution.
Pope Benedict XVI

Writing fiction has become a priestly business in countries that have lost their faith.
Gore Vidal

Priesthood is forever and does not cease when a priest cannot carry out that priestly ministry.
Arthur Middleton

But primitive man had enemies real as well as imaginary, and they were not subject to priestly sorceries.
Paul Harris

It is only in the case of the Priestly Code that opinions differ widely; for it tries hard to imitate the costume of the Mosaic period, and, with whatever success, to disguise its own.
Julius Wellhausen
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Priestly Translations

priestly in German is priesterlich
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