Outer Rason

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Religious Habit - Eastern Orthodox Habit (schema)
... The parts of the Eastern Orthodox habit are Inner Rason (Greek Έσώρασον, Esórason Slavonic Podryásnik) The inner rason (cassock) is the innermost garment ... The inner rason is the basic garment, and is worn at all times, even when working ... The inner rason is also worn by chanters, readers, and the married clergy ...

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    The guarantee that our self enjoys an intended relation to the outer world is most, if not all, we ask from religion. God is the self projected onto reality by our natural and necessary optimism. He is the not-me personified.
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