vestment


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clothing worn by members of a religious order

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gown (especially ceremonial garments) worn by the clergy

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The vestments of the stranger announced him to be one who held a responsible situation near the person of the captain of the Canadas; and who, as it would now seem, finding his errand of peace frustrated by the fierce impetuosity of his allies, was content to become a silent and sad spectator of the fruits of a contest that he had arrived too late to anticipate.
Without doubt, Porthos had reasons for not abandoning this part of his vestments, for instead of quitting his hold on the flap in his hand, he pulled it toward him, so that D'Artagnan rolled himself up in the velvet by a movement of rotation explained by the persistency of Porthos.
They bore upon their countenances and in their vestments the traces of the heartaches they had undergone.
The dress of this individual was a mixture of the coarsest vestments of a husbandman with the leathern garments, that fashion as well as use, had in some degree rendered necessary to one engaged in his present pursuits.
For the first time in the history of Azerbaijan about 140 pieces of ancient jewelry art of Kazakhstanincluding the full vestment of the famous "Golden Man" will be delivered to the exhibition.
It goes without saying that our community looked favorably on this in vestment as it contributed to improving the quality of life of all residents in Ktigan Zibi.
The move to Aintree saw the development of the wine cellar, metal shop, plating shop, wick manufacture, vestment department and "state-of-the-art" furniture factory.
vestment trust (REIT) dedicated to investing in affordable housing, recently elected Peter J.
Current church law, Canon B8, stipulates that clergy celebrating communion must wear either a surplice, the white frock-like vestment, or alb - the hooded garment with a stole around the neck.
NAS is an effective strategy for extending an organization's existing in vestment in server technology.
However, the TAM does not address the issue of whether a loan of less than $250,000 would be characterized as "property held for in vestment," since such a loan is not subject to the imputed interest rules of Sec.
He was only a gentleman leading his burro into the night, perhaps to a watering place, a young gentleman with a professionally trimmed black moustache, and a colorful poncho, almost a vestment.
The original vestment collection consisted of all-natural handwoven Filipino fabrics like pina, abaca, banana silk.
Current church law states clergy celebrating communion must wear either a surplice, the white frock-like vestment, or alb - the hooded garment with a stole around the neck.