Kirk session

noun the lowest court in the Church of Scotland, composed of the minister and elders of the parish.

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  • kirk session — noun The lowest court in the Scottish Presbyterian church, minister or ministers and elders as the governing body of a particular congregation • • • Main Entry: ↑kirk …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kirk session — ► NOUN ▪ the lowest court in the Church of Scotland …   English terms dictionary

  • KIRK SESSION —    an ecclesiastical court in Scotland, composed of the minister and elders of a parish, subject to the Presbytery of the district …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • kirk-session — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kirk — can mean church in general or the Church of Scotland in particular. Many place names and personal names are also derived from it.Basic meaning and etymologyAs a common noun, kirk is the Scots and Scottish English word for church , attested as a… …   Wikipedia

  • kirk — n. Sc. & N.Engl. 1 a church. 2 (the Kirk or the Kirk of Scotland) the Church of Scotland as distinct from the Church of England or from the Episcopal Church in Scotland. Phrases and idioms: Kirk session 1 the lowest court in the Church of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • session-clerk — sessˈion clerk noun The official who records the transactions of a kirk session • • • Main Entry: ↑session …   Useful english dictionary

  • session-house — sessˈion house noun 1. A building where sessions are held 2. The room where a kirk session meets • • • Main Entry: ↑session …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kirk Degiorgio — (2010) Kirk Degiorgio (* ca. 1967/1968) ist ein britischer Musiker, Musikproduzent, Plattenlabelbetreiber und DJ. In der Techno Szene wurde er vor allem ab Anfang der 1990er Jahre durch seine Veröffentlichungen unter dem Pseudonym As One bekannt …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kirk of the Hills — is a 2,600 member evangelical mega church in Tulsa, Oklahoma pastored by Tom Gray, a well known conservative internet blogger. Tom Gray and Kirk of the Hills made headlines within conservative political circles when it decided to disafiliate from …   Wikipedia

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