Written by Chris Comis
The nature of clothing is more than merely the attempt to cover our unseemly members. Clothing is not just for the sake of keeping the body at a certain temperature; nor is clothing merely for the purpose of displaying glory and honor. Clothing is an external and bodily manifestation of our inner-most convictions and loves. In other words, our ultimate need to clothe ourselves is not because we are Homo erectus, but rather because we are Homo adorans. We worship someone or something and our dress reflects who or what we worship.
Clothing has three primary functions and goals: to give life, to bestow glory, and to impart wisdom. We need to take a little closer look at each of these three primary functions and goals of clothing: Read the rest of this entry »