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The Protestant Reformation And Its Importance To Ecclesiastical Sewing

Did you know that next fall is going to be a very special year? October 31st, 2017 will mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. For Protestant churches, this is going to be a joyous celebration. 861 more words

Ecclesiastical Sewing

Headwear Part III: The Tiara—Norris

This is the third and final installment about headwear for this three part series. Already we have learned about the Amice and the Mitre. Today’s vestment is very distinct as regards a certain person. 748 more words

Ecclesiastical Sewing

MITRE Corporation Presentation

Hosted by  Top Secret Colonials

The MITRE Corporation will have a presentation on Monday, October 3rd from 4:30 – 5:40 pm, Wheatley Atrium.   MITRE Corporation is a Federally Funded Research and Development Center, supporting over seven defense and civil agencies (including the National Institute of Standards for Cybersecurity and healthcare). 54 more words


Headwear Part II: The Mitre—Norris

The mitre is part two of the three part series talking about ecclesiastical vestments that are headwear. Today we again travel back in time to the days of the Greeks. 884 more words

Ecclesiastical Sewing

Hollywood Forever Cemetery Presents 17th Annual Dia De Los Muertos Celebration

Hollywood Forever Cemetery’s Dia De Los Muertos celebration, the largest Day of the Dead celebration outside of Mexico, returns for its 17th edition.

This year’s theme is “El Arbol De La Vida/The Tree Of Life,” with a focus on… 70 more words


Apparition at Church of Saint John the Baptist at Knock

On the evening of Thursday, August 21, 1879, at about 8 o’clock, fifteen people, whose ages range from five to seventy-five and include men, women, teenagers, and children, witness what they state is an apparition of… 473 more words

Irish History

Arms of Berg im Drautal, Austria

Granted 1989

Blazon: Argent on a mount vert a church between a crown and mitre in fess, in base a bar wavy, all of the field