What are Catholic priests clothes called?

What is a priest attire called?

A vestment is a garment worn at special ceremonies by a clergy member. For example, a priest would wear a vestment in church, but out in the community, he would wear a shirt and pants. You know that a vest is a piece of clothing — a sleeveless shirt or sweater.

What do priests wear in public?

In some, clergy are directed to wear special clerical clothing in public at all, most, or some times. This generally consists of a clerical collar, clergy shirt, and (on certain occasions) a cassock. In the case of members of religious orders, non-liturgical wear includes a religious habit.

What’s another word for vestments?

What is another word for vestment?

apparel frock
garb gown
habit robe
stole tunic
alb cassock
IMPORTANT:  How did the Catholic Church respond to Modernism?