Colors Of The Christian Year

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

Colors of the various seasons of the Christian year express the mood or feeling of the season. The following outline presents the colors most often associated with Christian seasons.

Advent. Blue or violet express the penitential nature of the season as well as the royalty of Christ.

Christmas. White expresses the celebrative nature of the season.

After Epiphany. Green expresses the ongoing eternal nature of growth. Use white for Baptism of the Lord

Sunday and for the last Sunday which...


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