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Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature
is a term used to designate a benefice to which the clerk in orders of it is elected. Such are generally in the gift of the two. great English universities, or sometimes in that of the parishioners.
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McClintock, John. Strong, James. Entry for 'Benefice Elective'. Cyclopedia of Biblical, Theological and Ecclesiastical Literature. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/tce/b/benefice-elective.html. Harper & Brothers. New York. 1870.
the Sixth Week after Easter