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The system of electing religious leaders to office is called aan?
theocracy-a government controlled by religious leaders
frequently they are just called "priest" or "priestess" or will adopt the title of "papa" or "mama". I know I've encountered a specific title in the past, but have forgotten i…t now. that's "mambo" or "houngan". mambo means a priestess, houngan a priest.
Spiritual leaders are called Rabbis. The person who leads prayers during religious services are called cantors. Judaism is not a centralised religion and doesn't have the hier…achy associated with other religions.
There are several names such as the Pope, cardinal, bishop and pastor.
The Islamic religious leader is called the Imam, however in Islam God has said that everyone is equal and that their is no leader, the Imam is mainly used to teach people abou…t the Islamic faith, and is also used to lead prayer, but he is not seen as a leader as everyone is seen as equal. The Religious founder in Islam is The Prophet Muhammad (PBUH).
the citizens of the country.
The Ashkenazic Jews, call him a Rabbi or Rebbe. While the Sephardic jews call him a Chacham (lit. a wise person). Rabbi and Chacham are their titles as well.
Religious leader in the Islamic faith is called "IMAM"!
Well there are a number of leading offices. Pope, Cardinal, Bishop or Archbishop, Priest or Father or Rector or Reverend.
A person elected to office is called an elected official. People must vote for an elected official through elections that are for city, state, or federal government positi…ons. Examples of elected officials are mayors, governors, senators, state representatives, and presidents.