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The ninth photo down, is that St. Padre’ Pio with Pope Pius XII?
Marty, no, he just looks like him.
It’s cardinal Agagianian,Armenian patriarch of cilicia.
In the 11th picture, is that one priest wearing his chasuble over his cassock, rather than over the alb and stole? If so, what is the meaning of that?
I noticed that too. Your guess is as good as mine. Maybe a Very short alb?
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The Priest is wearing a Rochet and not an Alb, (poor dressing for Rome !!) that is why it looks as though he has the Chasuble over his habit
The chap in question in the 11th picture is a cardinal priest, wearing the vestment of his order; you can tell by the cassock of watered silk.
I feel such a fraud commenting on this blog, but I think that’s Gaetano Cardinal Cicognagni – so fat that John XXXIII said he felt “as thin as a rail” standing next to him.
It’s a big ask even for an alb…
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