Adjective "Apostolical" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Apostolical


    Definition:

    1. of or characteristic of an apostle.

    2. pertaining to or characteristic of the 12 apostles.

    3. derived from the apostles in regular succession.

    4. of or relating to the pope; papal.

    Origin:
    apostolic

    Examples:

    "successions can be apostolical."

    "institutions can be apostolical."

    "governments can be apostolical."