Some articles on elders, elder:

Laywoman - Christian Laity - Presbyterianism
... Ministers are officially 'teaching elders' alongside the 'ruling elders' of the Kirk Session and have equivalent status, regardless of any other office ... Church of Scotland, as the Established church in Scotland, this gives ruling elders in congregations the same status as Queen's chaplains, professors of theology and other highly ... All elders (teaching and ruling) in meetings of Session, Presbytery, or Assembly are subject to the Moderator, who may or may not be a minister but is always an elder ...
Letter Of The Karaite Elders Of Ascalon
... The Letter of the Karaite elders of Ascalon (c. 1100) was a communication written by six elders of the Karaite Jewish community of Ascalon and sent to their coreligionists in Alexandria nine months after the fall of Jerusalem during the First ... The contents describe how the Ascalon elders pooled money together to pay the initial ransom for pockets of Jews and holy relics being held captive in Jerusalem by the Crusaders, the fate of some of ...
List Of Magical Beings In Charmed - Elders
... The Elders First appearance "Witches in Tights" Last appearance "The Jung and the Restless" Created by Constance M ... Burge Statistics Name The Elders, The Founders, Senior Whitelighters Purpose Preserving "the greater good", commanding Whitelighters and cupids, protecting ... demons) Membership Current Known Elders Odin, Sandra, Kevin, Roland, Kheel, Jonas, Aramis, Alastair Former Elders Leo Wyatt Deceased Elders Cecil, Ramus, Gideon ...
Sudanese Goat Marriage Incident
... The owner of the goat subdued the perpetrator and asked village elders to consider the matter ... One elder noted that he and the other elders found the perpetrator, tied up by the owner, at the door of the goat shed ... acquired the name "Rose" during the elders' deliberations as part of a joke ...
List Of Charmed Characters - Alphabetical Character Biographical Listings - Wyatt, Leo
... and protect good witches by a Council of Elders ... Later in the evolution of the series, Leo himself becomes one of the Elders, and then becomes one of the Avatars, which seek to eliminate all conflict from the world ... with Piper is the first of many conflicts between the Halliwells and the Elders ...

Famous quotes containing the word elders:

    I’ve noticed that the children of other nations always seem precocious. That’s because the strange manners of their elders have caught our attention most and the children echo those manners enough to seem like their parents.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896–1940)

    He who does not listen to the words of his elders will surely suffer soon.
    Chinese proverb.

    ... abortion opponents love little babies as long as they are in somebody else’s uterus.
    —Joycelyn Elders (b. 1933)