Diocese of Dallas, Texas
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DIOCESE OF DALLAS
Denomination : Anglican
Gules, within an escutcheon of the same upon a cross or, a lion passant of the second having his dexter forepaw upon a fleur-de-lis, in the dexter chief a five-pointed star, and in the sinister chief crossed keys or.
The Star symbolizes Texas, the Keys of St Peter stand for the episcopal office. the Lion and fleur-de-lis comes from the Arms of Rt.Rev. Alexander Charles Garret, First Bishop of Dallas (1874-1924).
Literature : Eckford De Kay: Heraldry in the Episcopal Church