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Find accurate definitions of over 5,000 Catholic terms and phrases (including abbreviations). Based on Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary, © Eternal Life. Used with permission.

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COLORS, LITURGICAL

Different colors used in Divine Services as symbols. Different truths or sentiments are symbolized by different colors. The vestments of the altar, chalice covering, and veil should match the vestments worn by the priest at Mass.

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