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Ambo Falls

In a liturgical setting, the congregation typically proclaims Bible readings from a raised platform or podium known as an “ambo.” Churches often feature the ambo as a designated place for reading passages from the Bible and making other liturgical announcements or speeches.

The design and style of ambo fall can vary, but congregations commonly elevate it to ensure visibility and audibility. Some traditions include two ambos. One for readings from the Old Testament and the Epistles, and another for the Gospel reading. The use of the ambo underscores the significance of worship service accords to the proclamation of sacred words,

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Adding Fringe Trim to a Pulpit Fall or Superfrontal

To sew fringe, you have two options. The first is using a multi-step zigzag stitch with a matching thread color. Keep the stitch width wide and length short, with zigs and zags about 1/4 inch apart. The second method involves using an edge foot for straight stitching. Adjust the needle position to stitch about 3/16″ from the fringe’s edge, and guide the fringe along the edge foot for straight and even stitches. Sew slowly to maintain precision.

Ecclesiastical Designs

The Never-Ending Quest for Ecclesiastical Designs

Creating various designs for Church Vestments remained a challenge. The Agnus Dei symbol aided in creating the pulpit fall, while inspiration from stained glass guided the design of the Altar Frontal. The quest for better designs spanned years, incorporating research, internet searches, and volunteer work. Gradually, more refined designs came to light.

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