Entry from British & World English dictionary
The formal title of a bishop, in particular of a diocesan bishop (as distinct from a suffragan): James Prince Lee, Lord Bishop of Manchester
More example sentences
- His speech on the Bill was followed by the Lord Bishop of Southwell, who was also critical of the planned legislation.
- He was later transferred as Lord Bishop of Elphin.
- Arthur Charles Hervey, 1808-1894, was an Anglican clergyman who served as Lord Bishop of Bath and Wells (England).
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