The Garments of Salvation: Orthodox Christian Liturgical Vesture through Krista M. West
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Overview: Is good looks throughout the Church non-compulsory or very important? What is the starting place of Orthodox Christian liturgical vestments and what’s their importance? What which means is contained within the textiles, colours and designs utilized in Orthodox Christian liturgical observe? Answering those and plenty of different questions, grasp vestment maker, Khouria Krista West, invitations us to discover the interesting and colourful global of Orthodox Christian vesture and church adornment. The first complete e-book in this subject within the English language, The Garments of Salvation is a fascinating and compelling presentation of the just about 2000-year custom of liturgical clothes throughout the Eastern Orthodox Church.
Khouria Krista West started paintings as an ecclesiastical tailor in 1995 and based Krista West Vestments in 1997. Her designs is also present in Orthodox church buildings of each and every main jurisdiction in North America in addition to a lot of nations all through the arena. An avid student of the historical past and development tactics of Eastern Orthodox ecclesiastical vesture, she writes and lectures at the subject as she continues to pursue her analysis and the improvement of her personal observe of the ancient craft of vestment making. She is the spouse of Fr Alban West with whom she is living in Portland, Oregon, with their 3 daughters.
Genre: Non-Fiction, General