- Clergy--Major orders
- Clergy members
- Indigenous clergy
- Major orders
- Members of the clergy
- Ministers (Clergy)
- Ministers of the gospel
- Ordained clergy
- Ordained ministers
- Orders, Major
Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes
Earlier Established Forms
- found: The American Heritage dictionary of the English language, 4th ed., via WWW, Nov. 7, 2002 (clergy: The body of people ordained for religious service)
- found: Random House Web. unabr. dict., c1997 (clergy: the group or body of ordained persons in a religion, as distinguished from the laity; clergyman: 1. a member of the clergy. 2. an ordained Christian minister)
subdivision [Clergy] under individual Christian denominations, e.g. [Catholic Church--Clergy]
- 2002-11-07: new
- 2002-12-23: revised
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