Diocese of West Tennessee
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DIOCESE OF WEST TENNESSEE
Denomination : Anglican
Azure three crosses paty whitin an annulet all or, on a chief argent a cross gules charged with a flower slipped or.
The Circel with crosses alludes to the Flag of Tennessee. The Cross is common to the three Dioceses in Tennessee. The Flower a Lilly is a reference to the Cathderal which is dedicated to St Mary, one of her symbols is a Lilly.
Literature : Eckford De Kay: Heraldry in the Episcopal Church; Michael Francis McCarthy: Armoria Sedium