In the video below I give a brief history and tour of one of my favorite places in Rome: the Pope’s Cathedral and Basilica of Saint John Lateran.
Although many people have forgotten, the heads of Peter and Paul are situated in the baldacchino which you can see in this video (click here to watch):
The results from our Poll on Vestment Colors for All Souls are in! Thanks for voting. Our sample was about 600 participants from all over the world:
We asked you 2 questions:
- What color vestments did you see on Nov 2 for All Souls: white, violet, or black?Our poll showed a pretty even spread on this question, with white winning at 42%
- What color would you prefer to see on Nov 2 for All Souls: white, violet, or black?Black won with 59% majority.
Here are the detailed reports – violet lost on both counts:
If you have my book The Crucified Rabbi, please review the chapter on Jewish vestments and Catholic vestments or see a sample of it at amazon.com.