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. CatholicSaints.Info. 9 September 2012. Web. 17 February 2019. <http://catholicsaints.info/dalmatic/>