Suffragan

  • (noun): An assistant or subordinate bishop of a diocese.
    Synonyms: suffragan bishop

Some articles on suffragan:

List Of Bishops Of Leicester - Suffragan Bishops of Leicester
... Suffragan Bishops of Leicester From Until Incumbent Notes 1903 ... Francis Thicknesse Formerly Archdeacon of Northampton 1913 ... Lewis Clayton 1927 ... Norman Lang In 1927, the ...
Suffragan Diocese
... A suffragan diocese is a diocese in some Christian Churches, in particular the Catholic and Coptic Churches, that is overseen not only by its own diocesan bishop but also by a ... He has no canonical right of intervention in a suffragan see but rather presides at meetings of the ecclesiastical province composed of his diocese and the suffragan dioceses ... It also falls to the metropolitan to run a suffragan diocese when it has no bishop ...
Bishop Of Sherborne - Suffragan Bishops of Sherborne
1925, the title Bishop of Sherborne was revived by the Church of England as a suffragan bishop in the Diocese of Salisbury ... From 1981 to 2010, the suffragan bishop had been responsible for those parishes in Dorset and Devon belonging to the diocese ... Since 2010, the suffragan Bishop of Sherborne, along with the suffragan Bishop of Ramsbury, assists the diocesan Bishop of Salisbury in overseeing the whole of the diocese ...
Suffragan Bishop In Europe
... The Suffragan Bishop in Europe is an episcopal title used by a suffragan bishop of the Church of England Diocese in Europe (in the Province of Canterbury.) The suffragan ...
Bishop Of Whalley
... was an episcopal title used by a Church of England suffragan bishop, which took its name after the large village Whalley in Lancashire ... The suffragan bishop was originally under the jurisdiction of the Diocese of Manchester, but with the creation of the Diocese of Blackburn in 1926, the suffragan bishop and the Whalley area became part of ...