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chasuble

Christianity a long sleeveless outer vestment worn by a priest when celebrating Mass
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Today, priests are required to vest in an alb, the white robe that reaches to the floor; a stole, the long scarf worn over the shoulders; and a chasuble, the flowing, ornate garment worn over everything.
A photo of Paul John Paul II, dressed in a brightly colored chasuble made by Native Americans, can be seen on a wall.
However, when asked about LeDoux's practice of forsaking the chasuble for African-print pants and a shirt, Maestri responded, "I don't think that that is the traditional dress of a priest.
Archbishops Wilton Gregory of Atlanta and Joseph Fiorenza of Galveston-Houston spoke to NCR in Rome June 28, where both received from Pope Benedict XVI the pallium, a circular band of white woolen cloth about two inches wide worn over the chasuble around the neck, breast and shoulders.
It can bypass the seasonal giving wherein some 40 percent of the contributions come in December when the taxpayer is considering itemizing or feeling vaguely guilty at the sight of a tattered chasuble.
They tore the skin from his chest and back in imitation of the chasuble.
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Devant le complexe social, un gardien en chasuble surveille quelques voitures alignees en rang d'oignions.
The Importance of Being Earnest also stars Emily Barber as Gwendolen Fairfax, Michael Benz as John Worthing, Philip Cumbus as Algernon Moncrieff, Imogen Doel as Cecily Cardew and Richard O'Callaghan as Reverend Canon Chasuble.
In other roles we have Alun Jones and Peter Bowron as long-suering manservants and I particularly enjoyed the sing-song Anglican verbosity of Mick McParland as the Rev Canon Chasuble.
Walker '16 as “Doctor Chasuble,” and Tyler Graeper '16 as “Merriman.
Fine floral motifs and arabesques are embroidered in gold thread on his chasuble and alb.