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The American Church Dictionary and Cycopedia
A Priest or Deacon appointed to assist or help the Rector of a Parish in his work is thus called. Lately the term "Curate" has been employed to designate the Assistant Minister of a Parish.
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Miller, William James. Entry for 'Assistant Minister'. The American Church Dictionary and Cyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/acd/a/assistant-minister.html. 1901.