Origin of priesthood
OTHER WORDS FROM priesthoodan·ti·priest·hood, adjective
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How to use priesthood in a sentence
Just as the Jewish homeland was treated like a football by foreign powers like the Ptolemies of Egypt and Seleucids of Syria, the power of the priesthood was an important focus in intra-Jewish power struggles.Did Archaeologists Just Find Evidence of Hanukkah Stories?|Candida Moss|November 29, 2021|The Daily Beast
She has also lost her right to be a priesthood holder, a religious honor granted only to men in the Church.Thank God! To the Church, This Transgender Woman Is Just a Skank|Emily Shire|October 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For a lot of Mormon women, asking ‘Do you want the priesthood?’Mormon Reformers Behind the ‘Zion Curtain’ Refuse to Be Silenced|Kurt Opprecht|August 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Having created a picture of Hell, the Tea Party priesthood must furnish the faithful with an image of Paradise.The Tea Party Isn’t a Political Movement, It’s a Religious One|Jack Schwartz|July 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
If you are a man, and therefore a priesthood holder, it takes a council of 15 men to agree on excommunication.Excommunication With a Smile: Mormon Feminist Kicked Out of the Church|Emily Shire|June 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Until relatively recently, Mormons excluded African-Americans from the priesthood.A Victory for ‘Religious Freedom’ is a Loss for Religion|Gene Robinson|June 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These two phenomenal facts imply some strong antagonism to the priesthood and their system.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
The Roman Catholic priesthood, to a man, would lend to it the influence of all its spiritual authority.Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
And through Christ come all the distinguishing features, and all the high privileges of his people, as an holy priesthood.
Had it not been for the Everlasting Covenant, the rite of sacrifice had not been instituted, and a priesthood had not been.
Those faithful to the covenant of the priesthood are approved, while the desecrators thereof are fearfully condemned.