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("money for a man") a fine paid by the wrongdoer to the family of the injured person.
wergild
a physical trial used as a means of determining a person's guilt or innocence
ordeal
a group of parishes under the authority of a bishop
bishopric
The head of the Roman Catholic Church.
Pope
Someone who separates himself from ordinary human society in order to pursue a life of total dedication to God is called a ----.
monk
----------- is the practice of living the life of a monk.
monasticism
A ---------- is a person sent out to carry a religious message.
missionary
A --- is a woman who withdraws from the world to dedicate herself to God.
nun
The head of a convent is an ------.
abbess