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chasuble definition

  • noun:
    • an extended sleeveless vestment worn over the alb by a priest during solutions.
    • The outermost liturgical vestment worn by clergy for celebrating Eucharist or Mass.
    • The outer vestment donned by the priest in saying Mass, consisting, when you look at the Roman Catholic Church, of an easy, level, back-piece, and a narrower front piece, the two connected across arms only. The rear has actually often a large mix, the front an upright bar or pillar, designed to be emblematical of Christ's sufferings. Within the Greek Church the chasuble is a large round mantle.
    • Eccles., a sleeveless vestment, originally circular in outline, but in medieval and modern usage of an elliptical form, or modified using this in order to be almost rectangular, and provided with an aperture inside center whereby to pass the top.
    • a lengthy sleeveless vestment worn by a priest when celebrating Mass
    • a lengthy sleeveless vestment worn over the alb by a priest during solutions.
    • The outermost liturgical vestment donned by clergy for celebrating Eucharist or Mass.
    • The outer vestment donned by the priest in saying Mass, consisting, when you look at the Roman Catholic Church, of a diverse, level, back piece, and a narrower forward piece, the 2 linked across shoulders only. The trunk has actually often a big cross, leading an upright club or pillar, built to be emblematical of Christ's sufferings. Within the Greek Church the chasuble is a sizable circular mantle.
    • Eccles., a sleeveless vestment, initially circular in outline, but in medieval and modern usage of an elliptical shape, or altered using this to be able to be almost rectangular, and given an aperture when you look at the center whereby to pass through the head.
    • a long sleeveless vestment worn by a priest when celebrating Mass
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