Vestments and position of the celebrant
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Vestments and position of the celebrant being an address delivered in the Abbey Church, Malmesbury, at the triennial visitation, October 26th, 1874 by C. J. Ellicott

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Published by Longman, E. Nest in London, Gloucester .
Written in English


  • Church vestments -- Church of England.,
  • Lord"s Supper -- Church of England.,
  • Lord"s Supper -- Celebration.

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Edition Notes

TRIN copy is no. 1 in a vol. with binder"s title: Pamphlets on ritualism, 2, 1874-1877.

Statementby Charles John, Lord Bishop of Gloucester and Bristol.
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p.
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17571753M

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White vestments are also worn on the Solemnity of St. Joseph, and the Feasts of All Saints, St. John the Baptist, St. John the Evangelist, the Chair of St. Peter, and the Conversion of St. Paul. White may also be used for Masses of Christian Burial and Masses for the Dead to signify the resurrection of our Lord, when He triumphed over sin and. Vestments. IN WESTERN EUROPE.—By liturgical vestments. are meant the vestments that, according to the rules of the Church or from ecclesiastical usage, are to be worn by the clergy in performing the ceremonies of the services of the Church, consequently, above all, at the celebration of the Mass, then in the administration of the sacraments, at blessings, the solemn recitation of the. Chasuble — The outer vestment put on over the others, originally a poncho-like garment, now the primary sign of priestly ordination. Representing the yoke of Christ, it is worn only for the Eucharist, and at St. Peter’s the celebrant is so garbed after the Offertory. The Liturgy of the Word. The celebrant is a representative of Christ and amediator between God and man. He celebrates the Qurbana on behalf of the community. The Deacons. The deacons and servers enjoy the position of impart timely instructions to the community so asto have an active participation in the Qurbana. Theyassist the celebrant in the ministry as well.

The distinctive garb of the liturgical celebrant is the chasuble, a vestment that goes back to the Roman paenula also was the Eastern Orthodox equivalent of the chasuble, the phelonion, and perhaps also the cope (a long mantlelike vestment). In its earliest form, the paenula was a cone-shaped dress with an opening at the apex to admit the head.   The vestments worn by Priests and Deacons, the chasuble, worn over the alb and stole, is the vestment proper to the presbyter who is the celebrant at Mass and other rites immediately connected with the over more solemn blessings, the deacon should be appropriately vested. According to the General Introduction of the Book of Blessings. Names and descriptions of books, vessels, vestments, locations, the seasons of the year and their importance, the vocabulary of liturgy 4. Procedures POSITION OF THE SERVER which they can assist the celebrant and deacon with ease. The place next . Reports of services in churches have been laid before us; and in of them, these vestments appear to be worn by the celebrant officiating at the Holy Communion. In the great majority of these cases it would appear that coloured vestments were worn, but in some cases vestments .