ministerium

[ min-uh-steer-ee-uhm ]
/ ˌmɪn əˈstɪər i əm /

noun (sometimes initial capital letter)

an organization of local ministers or religious leaders who work with other community leaders on social or educational programs.

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Origin of ministerium

From Latin, dating back to 1855–60; see origin at ministry
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British Dictionary definitions for ministerium

ministerium
/ (ˌmɪnɪˈstɪərɪəm) /

noun plural -ria (-rɪə)

the body of the Lutheran ministers in a district

Word Origin for ministerium

C19: Latin: ministry
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