Episcopal Church of Scotland

noun
an autonomous branch of the Anglican Communion in Scotland
Syn: ↑Episcopal Church
Regions: ↑Scotland

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  • Episcopal Church in Scotland — the Scottish branch of the Church of England, established in the 16th century. It is smaller than the Scottish national Church, the Church of Scotland. * * * ▪ religion       independent church within the Anglican Communion that developed in… …   Universalium

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  • (the) Episcopal Church in Scotland — the Episcopal Church in Scotland [the Episcopal Church in Scotland] the ↑Anglican church in Scotland established in the 16th century. It has fewer members than the Scottish national Church, the ↑Church of Scotland …   Useful english dictionary

  • Episcopal Church — noun 1. an autonomous branch of the Anglican Communion in Scotland • Syn: ↑Episcopal Church of Scotland • Regions: ↑Scotland • Hypernyms: ↑Anglican Church, ↑Anglican Communion, ↑Church of England …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Church of Scotland — St Giles’ Cathedral in Edinburgh Die Church of Scotland (schott. gäl.: Eaglais na h Alba, dt.: Kirche Schottlands) ist die Nationalkirche in Schottland. Im allgemeinen, informellen Sprachgebrauch wird sie „the Kirk“ genannt. Sie ist nicht, wie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Church of Scotland — the official Church in Scotland, started by John Knox and Andrew Melville in 1560, and officially accepted in 1690. It does not have bishops like the Church of England, and the members of its clergy are called ministers, rather than priests. Both …   Universalium

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