sky-pilot

sky-pilot

n. a chaplain. The sky-pilot says we can park in the church’s lot, if we don’t mess anything up or make too much noise.
References in classic literature ?
He had always been irreligious, scoffing good-naturedly at the sky-pilots and their immortality of the soul.
Why, d'ye know, when I'm playin' an' he's singin', it's a regular duet of what the sky-pilots 'd call religion an' knowin' God.
He probably needed twice as much food as any of the other trainee sky-pilots.