- the office of a deacon.
- deacons collectively.
Origin of deaconry
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Related Words for deaconrypriesthood, ministry, pastorate, cardinalate, rabbinate, conclave, prelacy, canonicate, canonry, deaconry, diaconate
- the office or status of a deacon
- deacons collectively
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