Not relating to the Christian Church or its clergy: non-ecclesiastical activities in the parish the oldest non-ecclesiastical building in Cornwall
More example sentences
- In the 6th century tithes were imposed by ecclesiastical law, and by the 8th century they would be enforced by non-ecclesiastical law.
- It applies in all nonecclesiastical universities, whereas the canonical mission applies only in ecclesiastical faculties.
- Teenagers loved his youthful sincerity and adults his non-ecclesiastical demeanor.
Definition of non-ecclesiastical in:
- The US English dictionary