In 1804, aged 22, he moved to a clerical post in London but soon left it to study law in the city.
He held many different clerical posts throughout his life.
Besides his clerical posts, Porter has also written several books.
Some caseworkers were even sent to temporary clerical posts at other offices.
The respective sect's leadership councils make appointments to senior clerical posts.
It has difficult in finding priest to fill clerical post and very day the numbers attending its churches diminish.
On his return to Cyprus, he first took up a clerical post (1885-1890) at Larnaca legal courts.
He left school at 16 and went into the Civil Service in a clerical post.
It was only a humble clerical post and poorly paid.
Still, most of these minority workers are in menial and clerical posts.