Red Mass


Mass at which the celebrant wears red vestments. These are used in Masses of the Holy Spirit, usually celebrated at the opening of courts, legislative assemblies, and schools; Masses of the Holy Cross of Christ; and Masses of Apostles and Martyrs.

MLA Citation

  • “Red Mass”. New Catholic Dictionary. CatholicSaints.Info. 20 August 2010. Web. 21 September 2020. <>