Diocese of Karlstad

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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.


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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