Diocese of Copenhagen (Catholic)

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DIOCESE OF COPENHAGEN (Dioecesis Hafniae)

Country : Denmark
Denomination : Roman Catholic Established : 1868 as Prefecture Apostolic of Denmark, 1892 Vicariate Apostolic of Denmark,
1953 Diocese of Copenhagen.

Arms (crest) of Diocese of Copenhagen (Catholic)

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The arms are based on the arms of the medival diocese of Roskilde, but with the keys in the former changed into crosiers.


Arms of Bishops


Literature: Image from Hans van Heijningen