What are presbyters?

Some articles on presbyters, presbyter:

Arian Controversy - Issues - Other Issues - Marriage
... Many held that presbyters and bishops should not marry, and some held that presbyters and bishops who had already married, and their wives, should refrain from sex ... Eustathius of Sebaste condemned marriage entirely he also excluded married presbyters from communion, forbade married Christians from praying at home while encouraging unmarried ...
Bishop - History
... that of Jewish synagogues, but it had a council or college of ordained presbyters (Greek πρεσβύτεροι elders, priests) ... In Acts 1423, the Apostle Paul ordains presbyters in the churches he founded ... The term presbyter was often not yet clearly distinguished from the term overseer (ἐπίσκοποι episkopoi, later exclusively used as meaning bishop), as ...
Presbyter - Modern Usage
... churches and other groups often refer to presbyters in English as priests (priest is etymologically derived from the Greek presbyteros via the Latin ... They are now referred to as "presbyters" ... The term father for presbyters is generally restricted to Catholic and Orthodox usage, though many Anglicans and even some Lutherans will use the term, as well ...
Wilhelm Kube - Nazification of Christianity
... of the Faith Movement of the German Christians for the ordinary election of presbyters and synodals within the Evangelical Church of the old-Prussian Union on 13 November that year ... Kube was elected as one of the presbyters of the congregation of Gethsemane Church in Berlin-Prenzlauer Berg ... The presbyters elected him from their midst as synodal into the competent deanery synod (German Kreissynode Berlin then comprised 11 deaneries altogether), and these ...
Eastern Orthodox Bishops - History
... synagogues, but it had a council or college of ordained presbyters (Greek πρεσβύτεροι elders, priests) ... In Acts 1423, the Apostle Paul ordains presbyters in the churches he founded ... The term presbyter was often not yet clearly distinguished from the term overseer (ἐπίσκοποι episkopoi, later exclusively used as meaning bishop), as in Acts 2017, Titus 15,7 and ...