A priest or priestess was an individual authorized to perform the sacred rites, sacrifices, or services of a religion. They acted as a mediator between a deity and its followers.
On Vulcan, priests resided at the Temple of Amonak, as well as at Mount Seleya. (VOY: "Hunters"; ENT: "Kir'Shara")
In 19th century Ireland, the village priest was considered th most prominent member of the community, and was held in the highest regard. The term father was the proper form of address for a priest of the Catholic denomination of Christianity. The character of Mulligan within the Fair Haven holographic program, played by The Doctor, was addressed this way. (VOY: "Fair Haven", "Spirit Folk")
Sybo was an Argelian who was a descendant of the ancient priestesses of Argelius II. As a result, her ancestral gift was her skill in the art of empathic contact. (TOS: "Wolf in the Fold")
Following the Occupation of Bajor, Bajorans no longer followed their D'jarras. According to Akorem Laan, "Artists have become soldiers, priests have become merchants, and farmers have become politicians." (DS9: "Accession")
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On planet Alpha 332, Maracu was priestess of the Biluddin volcano. (UK comic: "The Gods Have Come!")