Outer liturgical vestment of the deacon, worn at Mass and solemn processions; it is a robe with open short sleeves, and an opening for the head; it reaches to the knees and is open on the sides as far as the shoulders.

MLA Citation

  • “dalmatic”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 9 September 2012. Web. 27 January 2015. <http://saints.sqpn.com/dalmatic/>