Purple is often associated with penitence, and is used to represent sorrow and mourning during liturgical services. It is also used during Advent and Lent, two important periods of preparation for Christmas and Easter respectively.
Decorative piece, usually of textile, but also metalwork, stone or other material that can adorn a Christian altar.
Specifically, and as the etymology of the word suggests, an antependium hangs down in front of whatever it covers,
and is to be distinguished from the altar linens which are used in the service of the Eucharist, and an altar cloth which covers the top of the altar table (mensa).
- Decorated with tape,
- Available in various sizes.
- Lining - Polyester
For non-standard dimensions, please contact us.