Definition of "synods" [synods]

  • Plural form of synod. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "synods" in a sentence
  • "For the better government and further edification of the Church, there ought to be such assemblies as are commonly called synods or councils."
  • "The highways were covered with troops of bishops galloping from every side to the assemblies, which they call synods; and while they labored to reduce the whole sect to their own particular opinions, the public establishment of the posts was almost ruined by their hasty and repeated journeys. ""
  • "Rome they were called synods, as they were in the East in the primitive ages — for the Latins borrowed names as well as things from the Greeks."