Parish of Kimstad (Linköping Diocese)
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PARISH OF KIMSTAD (LINKÖPING DIOCESE)
Denomination : Lutheran
I fält av guld en blå lilja under ett rött klöverbladskors.
The Cross is from the Arms of Hans Brask, Bishop of Linköping and indicates the Estate of Norsholm (formerly Munkeboda) in his time was a Bishop's Castle. The Fleur de Lys is from the Arms of the Noble Family Lillie, which together with the Families of von Fersen and Piper counting from 1478 in about 500 years held the Castle of Lövstad. Which this went the right to nominate the Vicar of the Parish. Designed by Per Andersson and assumed 25 January 1996.
Literature :Bäckmark and Karlsson:Kyrkans märken. Picture by Lokal Profil on Wikimedia Commons.