clerical orders

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From the 3rd c., clerics formed an ordered hierarchy, and the different tasks of the service of the altar were confided to specialized corps: porters, lectors, exorcists, acolytes subdeacons, deacons ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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