What are parishioners?

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Basilica Of Saints Peter And Paul (Lewiston, Maine) - History
... French were held in the basement of Saint Joseph's Church, until the number of parishioners attending the masses reached 1,000 ... Because of the large number of French-speaking parishioners, the masses were moved to the nave of Saint John's on July 2, 1870 ... By 1871, the number of parishioners had grown too large even for Saint John's ...
Poor Law - Tudor Era - Parliament and The Parish
... This act focused on using parishioners as a source of funds to combat the increasing poverty epidemic ... Once this act took effect “parishioners could be brought by the bishop before the Justices, and continued refusal could lead to imprisonment until contribution was made ... granted authority to determine the amount of the donation from each of the more wealthy parishioners ...
Education Act 1633
... of the schools, with the consent of the landowners, and with the consent of most of the parishioners ... will be with the consent of most of the parishioners only ... than it might have been in that it required the consent of local parishioners, which was not always obtained ...
Simbang Gabi - Cuisine
... During the Spanish and early American periods the parishioners would mostly have nothing to offer at the Mass except sacks of rice, fruits and vegetables and fresh eggs ... a portion for themselves, would share the produce in with the rest of the parishioners after the service ... Today, local delicacies are readily available in the church's premises for the parishioners ...
Kestrel (Marvel Comics) - Fictional Character Biography - Wolverine Goes To Hell
... later possessed Wolverine's body and lured Wraith into a trap by killing one of his parishioners ... Whilst exiting the chapel and locking the parishioners inside so as to ensure they would not come to any more harm, Wraith armed himself with an assault rifle and set off to stop Logan's rampage ... to Wraith's church (which was still locked with the parishioners inside) and used its demonic powers to set the building ablaze ...