Cassocks and Robes

Cassocks and Robes

The cassock, or soutane, is an item of Christian clerical clothing used by the clergy of Roman Catholic, Eastern Orthodox, Anglican and Reformed churches, among others. "Ankle-length garment" is the literal meaning of the corresponding Latin term, vestis talaris. It is related to habit traditionally worn by nuns, monks, and friars.

The cassock derives historically from the tunic that in ancient Rome was worn underneath the toga and the chiton that was worn beneath the himation in ancient Greece. In religious services, it has traditionally been worn underneath vestments, such as the alb.

In the West, the cassock is little used today except for religious services; but in many countries it was the normal everyday wear of the clergy until the second half of the 20th century, when it was replaced even in those countries by a conventional suit, distinguished from lay dress by being generally black and by incorporating a clerical collar.

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Anglican cassock

Anglican cassock-·     Cassock is made of fine polyester blend cotton fa..

$129.00

Anglican cassock for canon - PSG Vestments New

Anglican cassock for canon - PSG Vestments

Anglican cassock-·     Cassock is made of fine polyester blend cotton fa..

$129.00

Bishop purple cassock

Anglican cassock- ·     Cassock is made of fine polyester blend co..

$129.00

Black  Roman cassock with Grey trims & attached shoulder cape New

Black Roman cassock with Grey trims & attached shoulder cape

The cassock and shoulder cape is made of Polyester blend viscose fabric. The shoulder cape i..

$149.00

Black  Roman cassock with Red trims & attached shoulder cape New

Black Roman cassock with Red trims & attached shoulder cape

The cassock and shoulder cape is made of Polyester blend viscose fabric. The shoulder cape i..

$149.00

Black  Roman cassock with Roman purple trims & attached shoulder cape New

Black Roman cassock with Roman purple trims & attached shoulder cape

The cassock and shoulder cape is made of Polyester blend viscose fabric. The shoulder cape i..

$149.00

Black  Roman cassock with Royal Blue trims & attached shoulder cape New

Black Roman cassock with Royal Blue trims & attached shoulder cape

The cassock and shoulder cape is made of Polyester blend viscose fabric. The shoulder cape i..

$149.00

Black  Roman cassock with Violet trims & attached shoulder cape New

Black Roman cassock with Violet trims & attached shoulder cape

The cassock and shoulder cape is made of Polyester blend viscose fabric. The shoulder cape i..

$149.00

Black cassock with red trim

  Traditional cassock 33 buttoned ·     Cassock is made as..

$149.00

black orthodox cassock

Greek cassock- ·     Cassock is made of fine polyester blend cotto..

$129.00

Black robe with grey trims

·     This robe is made as per roman catholic tradition · &nbs..

$145.00

Blue Anglican Double breasted cassock -PSG Vestments New

Blue Anglican Double breasted cassock -PSG Vestments

Anglican cassock-·     Cassock is made of fine polyester blend cotton fa..

$129.00

Cassock and surplice set

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION Surplice ·      The surplice is made o..

$129.00

Greek orthodox cassock

  Greek cassock- ·     Cassock is made of fine po..

$129.00

Green robe with white trims

·     This robe is made as per roman catholic tradition · &nbs..

$145.00