Clergy Fashion Statements

While reading Jessica LaGrone’s Set Apart, I came across this interesting factoid about prophetic garb:


Which made me wonder: how is it today that clergy let you know what they do by how they dress?

For sure, in the liturgical tradition, it’s involves a collar, a robe, and a stole … sometimes even all three.

In the “low church” traditional setting, it’s still suit and tie.  No polyester, please.

And in the modern church setting it is, of course, skinny jeans.