noun (plural clergywomen)
A female priest or minister of a Christian church.
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- For example, one Episcopal clergywoman commented that ‘Clergy men tend to work for a hierarchical system from the top down.’
- Far more women clergy are single (divorced, widowed or never married) than their male counterparts, and many single clergywomen are also supporting children and/or aging parents.
- Ice finds in her interviews with clergywomen that most clergywomen say they want to intentionally increase awareness and knowledge of institutional injustice as part of their ministry.