noun. the territorial jurisdiction of a bishop.
- bisceoprice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Example sentences of the word bishopric
1. Noun, singular or mass
His unofficial job often is to listen, be compassionate, and take these members' concerns to the bishopric so these leaders are prepared with the information they need to do their jobs effectively.
Contact your previous bishopric if you moved to a new ward.