Uniforms

Posted by Father Gordon Miltenberger on

[Warning: this article uses the generic word “he” to refer to any individual human being.] Why uniforms? Convenience. The wearer knows how he will be clothed. Style is not relevant. Identification. Many activities are represented by an exclusive uniform, signifying a special...

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Tags: vestments, worship practices

In This Sign Conquer

Posted by Father Gordon Miltenberger on

Instances of making the sign of the Cross are so varied and frequent as to make reference to them all very difficult. In general the sign of the Cross may be made: when we ask a blessing from God when we receive a spoken blessing at the conclusion of many “items”: such as the...

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Tags: blessing, liturgy, sign of the cross, worship