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The Winner of the Nasty Chasuble Contest!
Fireside Chat with the Rector ^ | 12/27/2004 | Vicar

Posted on 12/28/2004 9:09:56 AM PST by sionnsar

Yes, folks, the time has come to announce a winner! At the eleventh hour, Father M. (he wishes to remain somewhat anonymous) from Folkestone on the Kentish coast sent us photos of this absolutely nasty chasuble. It was apparently procured in the United States, as it sports some symbols of the American church, but that is just NOT an excuse for its nastiness!

Father M. will be recieving a signed original "Father Jolly" print, and will have a candle lit for him in the Chapel of St. Knorr of the West Saxons. I wish to thank everyone who contributed photos, and in the next few days I will be running each of the entries which took first, second and third-place honors, as well as the honourable mention.

Thank you again to Father M. for his hard work and dedication to unearthing true nastiness in the Church! Keep it up! And please notify us when you will be able to post photos from the chasuble-burning that you are scheduling for next week!


TOPICS: Mainline Protestant
KEYWORDS: chasuble; nasty; ugly
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[LOL! You'll have to click through to see it, but this is one nasty chasuble!! First-place honors? Should be first-place horrors.--sionnsar]
1 posted on 12/28/2004 9:09:57 AM PST by sionnsar
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2 posted on 12/28/2004 9:11:56 AM PST by sionnsar ( trad-anglican.faithweb.com || Iran Azadi || My governor was stolen!)
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To: sionnsar

chausable *lol*


3 posted on 12/28/2004 9:15:52 AM PST by cyborg (http://mentalmumblings.blogspot.com/)
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To: sionnsar

Yes, it is bad! Is that someone on a rubber raft floating in that pond?


4 posted on 12/28/2004 9:17:02 AM PST by livius
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To: livius

What is a chasuble?


5 posted on 12/28/2004 9:24:47 AM PST by cyborg (http://mentalmumblings.blogspot.com/)
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To: sionnsar
Here's a Father Jolly for you:

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6 posted on 12/28/2004 9:27:31 AM PST by No_Outcome_But_Victory (Today's established church: The stifling coercive theology of P.C. enforced by a secular episcopate.)
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To: sionnsar

I think even God Himself might consider that to be at least tacky.


7 posted on 12/28/2004 9:30:41 AM PST by Petronski (Don't ask me about my pneumonia...it's making me very cranky.)
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To: sionnsar

Ne Zot, that is funny! Looks like the 4th Grade Sunday School class made it!


8 posted on 12/28/2004 9:32:31 AM PST by Tax-chick (To turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the disobedient to the wisdom of the just.)
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To: sionnsar

WHY was I not informed of this site earlier?

Thanks!


9 posted on 12/28/2004 9:37:32 AM PST by Romulus (Is it lawful to heal on the Sabbath?)
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To: No_Outcome_But_Victory

LOL -- I hadn't seen that one!


10 posted on 12/28/2004 9:38:16 AM PST by sionnsar ( trad-anglican.faithweb.com || Iran Azadi || My governor was stolen!)
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To: All
Ok here's what it looks like:


Front


Back

11 posted on 12/28/2004 9:38:53 AM PST by No_Outcome_But_Victory (Today's established church: The stifling coercive theology of P.C. enforced by a secular episcopate.)
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To: cyborg
Main Entry: cha-su-ble
Pronunciation: *cha-z*-b*l, -zh*-, -s*-
Function: noun
Etymology:Middle French, from Late Latin casubla hooded garment
Date:14th century

: a sleeveless outer vestment worn by the officiating priest at Mass
12 posted on 12/28/2004 9:40:34 AM PST by sionnsar ( trad-anglican.faithweb.com || Iran Azadi || My governor was stolen!)
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To: livius
Is that someone on a rubber raft floating in that pond?

It could be...

13 posted on 12/28/2004 9:41:08 AM PST by sionnsar ( trad-anglican.faithweb.com || Iran Azadi || My governor was stolen!)
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To: sionnsar

"Once a jolly swagman sat beside a billabong
Under the shade of a coolibah tree ..."


14 posted on 12/28/2004 9:42:45 AM PST by Tax-chick (To turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the disobedient to the wisdom of the just.)
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To: sionnsar

Thanks!


15 posted on 12/28/2004 9:44:13 AM PST by cyborg (http://mentalmumblings.blogspot.com/)
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To: Romulus
WHY was I not informed of this site earlier?

I don't know. I'd posted it when the contest began...

16 posted on 12/28/2004 9:53:14 AM PST by sionnsar ( trad-anglican.faithweb.com || Iran Azadi || My governor was stolen!)
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To: sionnsar
Butt ugly is a more fit description.
17 posted on 12/28/2004 9:55:05 AM PST by Mark in the Old South (Note to GOP "Deliver or perish" Re: Specter I guess the GOP "chooses" to perish)
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To: sionnsar

Re: "It was apparently procured in the United States, as it sports some symbols of the American church, but that is just NOT an excuse for its nastiness!"

This vestment alone has set back Anglo-American relations 150 years. It is a wonder English people even speak to us.


18 posted on 12/28/2004 10:05:13 AM PST by Mark in the Old South (Note to GOP "Deliver or perish" Re: Specter I guess the GOP "chooses" to perish)
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To: Mark in the Old South

LOL. I think we'll be all right if there are no protests over here at its burning.


19 posted on 12/28/2004 10:11:39 AM PST by sionnsar ( trad-anglican.faithweb.com || Iran Azadi || My governor was stolen!)
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To: sionnsar
Maybe the revisionist can work the burning into their new Druid Rite? Hopefully they will not consider that sacrilegious and insist on the burning of a Traditional vestment while wearing that ugly thing. Or is all this moot clothing in general being optional?
20 posted on 12/28/2004 10:36:57 AM PST by Mark in the Old South (Note to GOP "Deliver or perish" Re: Specter I guess the GOP "chooses" to perish)
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