Laity in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Laity

members of the church but who are not ordained ministers or priests

Examples of Laity in a sentence

Holding confession, the priest had the laity line up one by one to confess their sins. 🔊

All of the laity attended service, but the priest was mysteriously absent. 🔊

As a loyal member of the laity, I attend church every Sunday morning. 🔊

Although he was considered a part of the laity, the young man had plans of becoming part of the clergy. 🔊

As the officiator, the clergy signaled for the laity to sit in the pews so that the service could begin. 🔊

Other words in the World religions category:

Most Searched Words (with Video)