1912 Catholic Encyclopedia:
(Read with caution)
Rdr. Phillip Blyth:
The Symbolism of Vestments:
--- Orthodox America
[EASTERN RITE CATHOLIC USAGE]
--- St. Ann Melkite
Gives both Western and Eastern terminology.
--- Ken Collins
This site also tries to
vestments; although we normally do not include commercial links, the information is quite well presented.
--- Orthodox Australia
Abp. Lazar Puhalo:
To those who Wanted Black Vestments:
Against wearing black at funerals.
--- New Ostrog
Syrian Orthodox Vestments:
--- Syr. Orth. Ch.
Vestments of the Ecumenical Patriarch:
Church Vestments -- Their Origin and Development,
New York: Dutton, 1950.
A History of Ecclesiastical Dress,
New York: Holmes and Meier, 1984. Mostly post-Schism Western, but the first two chapters (on the Early Church and the Anglo-Saxon Church) are of Orthodox interest.
Return to St Pachomius Library.