Out of the Question
Posted: 07 Nov 2014 @ 00:12
What is the origin of the shoulder cape that I have seen
worn on top of a cassock by some Anglo-Catholic priests? When
should it be worn? Is it the same as a mozetta?
A shoulder cape, often attached to cassocks worn by many
Anglo-Catholic priests, is known as a pellegrina, a name that
clearly indicates its Roman origin. At one time, the right to wear
these capes was restricted to cardinals and bishops in the Roman
It is, ...
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