Definition of nonordained in English:

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nonordained

Pronunciation: /ˌnänôrˈdānd/

adjective

Not having been ordained as a priest or minister: the church didn’t fund pensions for nonordained staff
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  • There can be confusion concerning the difference between ordained and non-ordained ministry.
  • Together the ordained and the non-ordained journey on their pilgrim way and we all need one another for encouragement and support.
  • It would be possible to have both ordained and non-ordained people leading the community.

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Syllabification: non·or·dained

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