Tag: Monastic clothing

The Knights Templar. The Second Crusade in the Middle Ages.

Templars, Knights, Midldle ages, Templar, Armor,

Foundation of the Order of the Temple — St. Bernard aids the Order—Constitution of the Order — St. Bernard’s account of the Templars — The Christian power in the East weakened — The Second Crusade — The siege of Damascus — Letter of a Knight Templar — Exploits of the Templars in Palestine

Thomas Becket. Archbishop Ecclesiastical Costume.

Ecclesiastical Chasuble, Mitre, and Stole of Archbishop Thomas Becket of Canterbury.

[su_note note_color=”#e3fdbf”] Thomas à Becket. Archbishop Ecclesiastical Costume. [/su_note] Chasuble, Mitre, and Stole of St. Thomas Becket, Archbishop of Canterbury (1117-1170); preserved in the Cathedral of Sens. Cloth and Embroidery… Read More

Byzantium Bishop, Deacon and Levite costumes.

Fashion History, Costume history

[su_note note_color=”#e3fdbf”] Byzantium Bishop, Deacon and Levite costumes. [/su_note] Associated with:  Byzantine costume history.  The Rise of Monachism. Monastic costumes history. The Ancient Greek Costume On the history of costumes.… Read More