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Would it be appropriate for both men, women and children to wear a black armband for the next nine days as a show our grief? Thank you. Eternal rest grant him, O Lord, and may Your light shine upon him forever!
Eternal rest grant him, O Lord, and may Your light shine upon him forever!
|Answered on 4/3/2005:|
No, that is a secular practice. I know of no ecclesiastical precedent.