ecclesiastically (part of speech: adverb)
- He had an engaging kind of courtesy, ecclesiastically cut features, and curly black hair. - "The Necromancers", Robert Hugh Benson.
- Thus it came about that the Altar in our churches is always regarded architecturally and ecclesiastically as the east whether it is so in reality or not. - "The American Church Dictionary and Cyclopedia", William James Miller.
- Beswick, the sub- agent and local preacher, a sandy- haired, spectacled, and powerfully built man, sprang on to the platform, to the right hand of Dawes, and at last secured silence by a passionate speech in defence of Meynell and in denunciation of the men who in order to ruin him ecclesiastically were spreading these vile tales about him " and a poor lady that has done many a good turn to the folk of this village, and nothing said about it too!" - "The Case of Richard Meynell", Mrs. Humphrey Ward.