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On the vesture of the ministers during the time of Divine Service

From the Revd Alan Fraser

Sir, - I am unconvinced by the Revd Christopher Hobbs's arguments as he seeks support for his motion on a relaxation of canon law as it pertains to clergy vesture. Mr Hobbs argues (News, 3 January) that "In Evangelical churches robes are quite often not worn. . . I do break the law sometimes because, in my tradition, most of us do. We feel bad about it and that is why ...

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