Monday, October 02, 2006
Rainbow colours were the order of the day.
Indeed, it was a real love-in.
The ceremony took place under the sign of the twig.
In fact, the new pastoral assistant could be called an inside-out-priestess, wearing liturgical colours under a strange white garment.
Ribbons of every colour in a strange ritual around an extinguished candle - even the Mayor was there.
See also Extreme Liturgical Abuse
Thank you to the sharp eyed reader who pointed that the bust is not of Pope St Pius X, given the coat of arms on the stole.