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Colors for the Liturgical Year 2015

NOTE: The liturgical colors for 2016 may be found on this downloadable Revised Common Lectionary PDF.

January 1 New Year white or gold
January 4 Epiphany Sunday white or gold
January 6 Epiphany Day white or gold
January 11 Baptism of the Lord white or gold
January 18 Epiphany 2 green
January 25 Epiphany 3 green
February 1 Epiphany 4 green
February 8 Epiphany 5 green
February 15 Transfiguration

white or gold

February 18 Ash Wednesday

purple

February 22 Lent 1

purple

March 1 Lent 2 purple
March 8 Lent 3 purple
March 15 Lent 4 purple
March 22 Lent 5 purple
March 29 Palm/Passion Sunday purple or red
April 2 Holy Thursday purple or red
April 3 Good Friday no color
April 4 Easter Vigil

white or gold

April 5 Easter Day

white or gold

April 12 Easter 2 white
April 19 Easter 3 white
April 26 Easter 4 white
May 3 Easter 5 white
May 10 Easter 6 white
May 14 Ascension Day

white or gold

May 17 Ascension Sunday

white or gold

May 24 Pentecost Day red
May 31 Trinity Sunday white
June 7 Pentecost 2 green
June 14 Pentecost 3 green
June 21 Pentecost 4 green
June 28 Pentecost 5 green
July 5 Pentecost 6 green
July 12 Pentecost 7 green
July 19 Pentecost 8 green
July 26 Pentecost 9 green
August 2 Pentecost 10 green
August 9 Pentecost 11 green
August 16 Pentecost 12 green
August 23 Pentecost 13 green
August 30 Pentecost 14 green
September 6 Pentecost 15 green
September 13 Pentecost 16 green
September 20 Pentecost 17 green
September 27 Pentecost 18 green
October 4 World Communion green
October 11 Pentecost 20 green
October 18 Pentecost 21 green
October 25 Pentecost 22 green
November 1 All Saints Day white or red
November 8 Pentecost 24 green
November 15 Pentecost 25 green
November 22 Christ the King white or gold
November 26 Thanksgiving Day

red or green

November 29 Advent 1

purple or blue

December 6 Advent 2 purple or blue
December 13 Advent 3 purple or blue
December 20 Advent 4 purple or blue
December 24 Christmas Eve

white or gold

December 25 Christmas Day

white or gold

December 27 Christmas 1 white or gold
December 31 Watch Night white or gold

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