What is holy order?

  • (noun): (usually plural) the status or rank or office of a Christian clergyman in an ecclesiastical hierarchy.
    Synonyms: order

Some articles on order, orders, holy order:

Veil - Religion - Christianity
... varies with the color scheme of the habit of the order ... longer and fuller, is used by some orders for final profession of solemn vows ... the female counterparts of monks, and many monastic orders of women have retained the veil ...
Arkanar - Social Structures - Holy Order
... The Lands of Holy Order lay somewhere on the mainland rather than beyond the Strait, but they've played an important role in the "Arkanar Massacre" ... Holy Order is a religious order patronized by one of the three official churches of the Empire ... The Order possesses one of the most well-organized armies in the world composed of the church knights ...
EXEcutional - Characters - Game Master (GM)
... His older sister is married to Holy Order in the real world ... Holy Order The master GM, Holy Order appears as a middle-aged man with short blond hair ... Holy Order has no offensive skills, only has support ones used through Creature Master (by drawing skill-signs on its screen) ...
Arkanar - Don Reba's Affairs
... afterwards it became clear that don Reba was working for the Holy Order ever since he came to power ... The elite troops of Holy Order entered the country, "freed" it from "grey troopers" and marauding agents of Vaga's organization and declared Arkanar Kingdom the Arkanar Episcopacy of the Holy Order ... he remembers" Reba wanted to take Kira as hostage in order to control Rumata, but due to poor discipline among his monks, Kira had been killed ...

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