Do not attempt to adjust the color on your computer monitor. The Pope is pictured above wearing a rose colored vestment. If it looks odd, it’s because this color may be worn on only two Sundays during the entire year, if it is even worn at all. Many parishes do not have this color vestment. It is an optional color for the 4th Sunday of Lent (Laetare Sunday) and the Third Sunday of Advent (Gaudete Sunday). It takes a brave priest to wear this color, so what does it signify? Click here for the full explanation.