Collegiate Churches

A church that is governed by a chapter of canons and is not a cathedral.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
27
Names
collegiate church
collegiate churches
churches, collegiate
collegiale kerken Dutch
collegiale kerk Dutch
colegiatas Spanish
colegiata Spanish

More Definitions

Churches, other than cathedrals, endowed for a chapter of canons, or, as in the United States and Scotland, churches joined together and served by a joint pastorate.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300007515. The J. Paul Getty Trust.