ecclesiastical robe

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Noun1.ecclesiastical robe - attire that is appropriate to wear in a churchecclesiastical robe - attire that is appropriate to wear in a church
attire, garb, dress - clothing of a distinctive style or for a particular occasion; "formal attire"; "battle dress"
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ralph) Ralph Napierski dressed in imitation ecclesiastical robes and told reporters that his name was "Basilius" and that he was a bishop from an order called Corpus Dei of the Italian Orthodox Church (neither of which exist).
In this perspective, The Aryan Jesus is an illuminating case study of how Christians who were clothed in academic and ecclesiastical robes received, nurtured, and passed on the sinister virus of antisemitism.