purple

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Also violet. An emblem of penance, the colour is used during the penitential seasons of Lent and Advent, except on saints‘ days and on the two Sundays when rose may be substituted.

MLA Citation

  • “purple”. New Catholic Dictionary. Saints.SQPN.com. 19 December 2010. Web. 26 July 2014. <http://saints.sqpn.com/purple/>