Diocese of Karlstad

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DIOCESE OF KARLSTAD

Denomination : Lutheran

Arms (crest) of Diocese of Karlstad

Official blazon

I blått fält en tvåtungad kyrkfana av silver, belagd med ett svävande rött grekiskt kors med utböjda ändar och hängande från en tvärstång av guld.

Origin/meaning

The Gonfalon is taken from the Chapter Seal that showed Christ carrying a Gonfalon. The Coat of Arms was created by the State Archives in 1961.


Literature : Nevéus and de Waern, 1992

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