noun Roman Catholic Church, Orthodox Church, Anglican Church.
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Origin of apostolic succession
Words nearby apostolic succession
Example sentences from the Web for apostolic succession
The kerfuffle began with a £200 bet, followed by several smaller bets in quick succession.
When, in succession, he made Vertigo (1958), North by Northwest (1959), Psycho (1960), and The Birds (1963).Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I was at first on a cot, and then in a succession of accommodations,” he says.
Two 20th-century phenomena, occurring in quick succession, are the culprits.Scotland’s ‘Yes’ Campaign and the Myth of Scottish Equality|Noah Caldwell|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
TR reinvigorated the office after a succession of grey presidents with his unself-conscious energy, idealism and determination.From The Square Deal to The New Deal: The Overlapping Political Identities of TR and FDR|John Avlon|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And then several hours at Liszt's, where one succession of concertos, fantasias, and all sorts of tremendous things are played.
This reading secures scarcely anything more than a succession of sights to the eye or sounds to the ear.Assimilative Memory|Marcus Dwight Larrowe (AKA Prof. A. Loisette)
The injured and indignant animal gave vent to a succession of eldritch screams.
The attempt failed, and was followed by a rapid succession of miscellaneous thrusts and passes in bewildering variety.
When you can play it eight times in succession without missing a note, I'll be satisfied.