Prelature of Trondheim

From Heraldry of the World
Jump to navigation Jump to search

PRELATURE OF TRONDHEIM (Praelatura Territorialis Trudensis)

Country : Norway
Denomination : Roman Catholic

Established : 1944 as Apostolic Prefecture of Central Norway
Elevated in 1953 to Apostolic Vicariate of Central Norway
Elevated in 1979 to Territorial Prelature of Trondheim

Arms (crest) of Prelature of Trondheim
Official blazon
English blazon wanted

Origin/meaning

The axe is the attribute of St Olav, patron of Norway which is burried at the Trondheim Cathedral. The axe was already used by the former Archdiocese of Nidaros (Trondheim).

Arms of Ordinaries



Religious or Ecclesiastical heraldry portal



This page is part of the
Ceh.jpg
Ecclesiastical heraldry portal


Logo-new.jpg
Heraldry of the World

Catholic heraldry


Other Christian churches


Other religions


  • Total pages in the Ecclesiastical section : 18,849
  • Total images in the Ecclesiastical section : 17,820

Contact and Support

Partners:

Your logo here ?
Contact us



© since 1995, Heraldry of the World, Ralf Hartemink Ralf Hartemink arms.jpg
Index of the site

Literature :