At Clergy Wear Shop the more fashionable, modern & attractive preacher robes are available, a short detail of the same is as under:-
- The clergy robes for men finished with strong contrast.
- Trimmed piping and ten buttons down on the front, five buttons are on the cuff of each sleeve.
- Crosses are prominent for a bright look.
- Triplicate pleats are on the back of the clergy robe for such a stunning look.
- Soft shoulder pads.
- Dry clean only.
- The perfect clergy robe.
- Quick Shipment.
- Cool comfort.
Why do clergy wear preacher robes?
Catholicism (Latin Rite) in 1215, the Fourth Lateran Council made it mandatory for all the Christian clergy to wear distinctive dress. Its purpose was not necessarily to elevate the status of the Christian clerics; it was intended that they would catch the public eye if any member of the clergy is seen on the street.
Why do Priest wear robes?
It can be used as a scarf to keep the priest’s neck warm in the cold and can also protect expensive embroidered pieces from sweat and body oils. Worn over the amice, the albs symbolizes the garment of the newly baptized, also the purity of soul required for Mass, and the garment in which Pilate clothed Christ.
Why do religious leaders wear robes?
It’s worn by priests who’ve received a special honour and title from the bishop, according to the manual. Last, a priest wears an outer robe over the vestments called a felonion. The felonion, a reminder of righteousness, represents the seamless robe Christ wore during his trial and before his crucifixion.