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Cuomo was lucky to be the governor of New York and therefore in the center of a media world that can be noticeably parochial.
Nearly 16,000 students at private and parochial schools in the city have been learning in person, with fewer than five cases of suspected in-school transmission, the lawsuit says.San Francisco is suing its own school district in a bid to resume in-person classes|Marisa Iati|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
Beyond that, an estimated 7,000 employees work in roughly 215 private and parochial schools, with an additional 15,000 people employed in child-care centers.Montgomery County teacher vaccination effort left out private-school educators at start|Donna St. George|February 3, 2021|Washington Post
As a consequence, too many focus on comparatively parochial, short-term concerns over global problems.The Public Trusts Businesses Over Government to Solve Our Problems. But We Need Both to Try|Colin Mayer|February 3, 2021|Time
When we hit this point, any previous extrapolations can seem pretty parochial.How Life Could Continue to Evolve - Issue 88: Love & Sex|Caleb Scharf|August 12, 2020|Nautilus
After years at the head of a parochial school classroom, he could no longer distinguish one blond Irish Catholic kid from another.
One enduring lesson of the Holocaust is that antisemitism is not a parochial Jewish interest.
My bias is that Congress tends to be parochial, irresponsible, and self-interested.Senate Democrats Just Took Us a Step Closer to the Imperial Presidency|David Frum|December 1, 2013|DAILY BEAST
When I proposed calling the blog “Zion Square,” which later became “Open Zion,” some supporters said it was too parochial.
Like me, they understand the negotiations as serving petty parochial interests rather than the objective of achieving peace.
The cathedral is the only Spanish parochial church; it cares for two thousand four hundred souls.
At the port of Cavite is a parochial church, which ministers to over three thousand souls.
The vicar's wife, still slightly discomposed, launched out into some parochial matter she had wished to mention to him.Uncanny Tales|Various
Inside the walls of Manila there is only one Spanish parochial church, namely, the cathedral.
Parochial church of Santiago, a suburb of Manila, and the souls cared for therein.