- Moderator of the General Assembly, the chairperson of the highest court of a Presbyterian church
- Moderator of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland
- Moderators and clerks in the Church of Scotland
- The elected leader of a state synod of the Uniting Church of Australia
- The presiding bishop of the Church of North India
- The presiding bishop of the Church of South India
- Moderator of the Curia, in the Catholic Church
- Priest-moderator, a post-Vatican II priest that leads a team of priests in solidum
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Famous quotes containing the word religion:
“Every religion is good that teaches man to be good; and I know of none that instructs him to be bad.”
—Thomas Paine (17371809)
“... religion can only change when the emotions which fill it are changed; and the religion of personal fear remains nearly at the level of the savage.”
—George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)
“I read ... an article by a highly educated man wherein he told with what conscientious pains he had brought up all his children to be skeptical of everything, never to believe anything in life or religion or their own feelings without submitting it to many rational doubts, to have a persistent, thoroughly skeptical, doubting attitude toward everything.... I think he might as well have taken them out in the backyard and killed them with an ax.”
—Brenda Ueland (18911985)