Minister may refer to:
Christianity is an , based on the and of . It is the , with about 2.5 billion followers. Its adherents, known as , make up a majority of the population in , and believe that is the , whose coming as the was in the ...
, a Christian cleric
Minister (Catholic Church)
In the Catholic Church
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the List of Christian denominations by number of members, largest Christian church, with 1.3 billion baptised Catholics Catholic Church by countr ...
A minister is a politician
A politician is a person active in party politics, or a person holding or seeking an elected legal seat, seat in government. Politicians propose, support, and create laws that govern the land and, by extension, its ...
, a member of government who heads a ministry (government department)
Minister without portfolio
A minister without portfolio is either a government minister
A minister is a politician who heads a ministry (government department), ministry, making and implementing decisions on policies in conjunction with the other ministers. In some juris ...
, a member of government with the rank of a normal minister but who doesn't head a ministry
** Shadow minister, a member of a
Shadow Cabinet#REDIRECT Shadow cabinet
The shadow cabinet or shadow ministry is a feature of the Westminster system of government. It consists of a senior group of opposition spokespeople who, under the leadership of the parliamentary opposition, Leader of t ...
of the opposition
In Austrian constitutional law, a minister (german: Bundesminister, lit=federal minister) is a member of the national cabinet.
Most ministers are responsible for a specific area of Austrian public administration
Public administration is the ...
Diplomatic rank is a system of professional and social rank
A social class is a set of concepts in the social sciences
Social science is the branch
The branches and leaves of a tree.
A branch ( or , ) or tree branch (sometimes ...
, the rank of diplomat directly below ambassador
The ''ministeriales'' (singular: ''ministerialis'') were a class of people raised up from serf
Serfdom was the status of many peasant
A peasant is a pre-industrial farmhand, agricultural laborer or a farmer with limited land-ownership, ...
, a member of a noble class in the Holy Roman Empire
''The Minister'' (french: L'Exercice de l'État) is a 2011 French-Belgian political dramaA political drama can describe a play, film
A film, also called a movie, motion picture or moving picture, is a work of visual art used to simula ...
'', a 2011 French-Belgian film directed by Pierre Schöller
Ministry may refer to:
* Ministry (collective executive), the complete body of government ministers under the leadership of a prime minister
* Ministry (government department), a department of a government
* Christian mi ...
Minster may refer to:
Minster is an honorific title given to particular churches in England, most notably York Minster
The Cathedral and Metropolitical Church of Saint Peter in York, commonly known as York Minster, is the ...
''Yes Minister'' is a British political satire
Political satire is satire
Satire is a of the , , and s, usually in the form of and less frequently , in which vices, follies, abuses, and shortcomings are held up to ridicule, often ...