Liturgy Q & A: Colored Vestments During Exposition and Benediction
Answered by Legionary of Christ Father Edward McNamara, professor of liturgy and dean of theology at the Regina Apostolorum university.
Q: Your article “Vestments for Exposition and Benediction” helped me a lot. I was interested in the possibility of using different liturgical colors during adoration. Is there a liturgical document that says that it is OK to use a green cope and humeral veil, during Eucharistic adoration outside of Mass, while praying Sunday Evening Prayer II of Ordinary time? Or violet during Lent and so on? — E.C., Orange, New Jersey
A: The original reply from April 25, 2017, already hinted at this possibility when