Archdiocese of Glasgow

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ARCHDIOCESE OF GLASGOW

Denomination : Roman Catholic

Arms (crest) of Archdiocese of Glasgow

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The arms were officially granted on ??

The arms show the two crossed keys of St. Peter, as a symbol for the Roman Catholic Church. The Salmon with the Ring below the Shield is the Symbol of St Mungo (or Kentigern) founder and patron Saint of the City of Glasgow.

Arms of Archbishops


Literature : image of diocese obtained from Richard d'Apice


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