Archdiocese of Cambrai

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ARCHDIOCESE OF CAMBRAI (Archidioecesis Cameracensis)

Denomination : Roman Catholic

Established : ca. 600, elevated to Archdiocese 1559. Seem to have lost status as Archdiocese and reconstituted as a Diocese in 1801. Elevated to Archdiocese again in 1841.

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

Armoria Sedium gives the Arms as : "Argent, three lions gules, two and one".


Literature : Michael Francis McCarthy : Armoria Sedium; Catholic Hierarchy Website http://www.catholic-hierarchy.org/