Synonyms for vicar apostolic |

Synonyms and antonyms for vicar apostolic

1. apostolic (adj.)

of or relating to or deriving from the Apostles or their teachings


2. vicar (n.)

a Roman Catholic priest who acts for another higher-ranking clergyman


3. apostolic (adj.)

proceeding from or ordered by or subject to a pope or the papacy regarded as the successor of the Apostles


4. vicar (n.)

(Episcopal Church) a clergyman in charge of a chapel

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5. vicar (n.)

(Church of England) a clergyman appointed to act as priest of a parish

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6. vicar-general (n.)

(Roman Catholic Church) an administrative deputy who assists a bishop