Diocese of Haiti

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DIOCESE OF HAITI

Denomination : Anglican

Official blazon

Per fess azure and gules, on a cross argent a palm tree issuant from an island all vert.

Origin/meaning

The Division of the Shield into Blue and Red alludes to the Flag of Haiti, the Cross to Christianity. The Palm tree is a Haitian Liberty symbol.

Literature : Eckford De Kay: Heraldry in the Episcopal Church; Michael Francis McCarthy: Armoria Sedium