May 23, 2006

Mother Superior designed it so we can no longer get away with slurping our spaghetti when she's not looking.


Blogger Saint Peter's helpers said...


Fr. what's the technical term for the nun's white bib?

5:57 PM  
Blogger Father Stephanos, O.S.B. said...

The "bib" of some religious orders evolved as an extension of the "wimple." The original wimple is simply a cloth that draped over the head and around the neck and chin. Over the white wimple the nun wore a black veil after pronouncing her vows.

6:48 PM  

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