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Decently habited, CLXXV

The choir of New College, Oxford, with the former Director of Music.


Clergy Apparel for Weddings

Summer is almost here and that means wedding season!  Christian Expressions is here to fulfill all your clergy apparel needs including Pastor robes, clergy shirts, albs, overlay or deacon stoles and much more. 73 more words


Forever Front of House: Why I Wear a Maniple.

When I was a transitional Deacon I worked in a restaurant. The significance wasn’t lost on me. The commissioning of the seven was read at my ordination, complete with that lovely line “It is not right that we should neglect the word of God in order to wait at tables.” (Acts 6:2) 704 more words


Clergy Types: The Silly and Strange

Several of my Facebook friends have been sharing a graphic called the beards of ministry. Take a look. It’s pretty funny and full of caricatures that are often true in the church. 911 more words

Decently habited, CLXXIII

The choir of St. Andrew’s Church, Birmingham, Ala.


Why Vestments?

Within all cultural contexts exists explicit and implicit assumptions and expectations regarding the way one is to carry one’s self, particularly in the area of garb. 801 more words