Some articles on traditions, christian traditions:
... when they officiate may be interpreted to express the ancient traditions of the cultures from which their religious practices arose ... In most Christian traditions, priests wear clerical clothing, a distinctive form of street dress ... Even within individual traditions it varies considerably in form, depending on the specific occasion ...
Famous quotes containing the words traditions and/or christian:
“Napoleon never wished to be justified. He killed his enemy according to Corsican traditions [le droit corse] and if he sometimes regretted his mistake, he never understood that it had been a crime.”
—Guillaume-Prosper, Baron De Barante (17821866)
“It is my desire, in the office of a Christian minister, to do nothing which I cannot do with my whole heart. Having said this, I have said all.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)