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holy orders

holy orders

pronunciation:
ho li or drz
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the rite of ordination into the priesthood.
similar words:
sacrament
definition 2: the rank of an ordained Christian minister.
definition 3: the different levels of rank of the Christian ministry.