HERALDRY OF THE PONTIFICAL COURT
AND THE ANGLICAN PATRIARCHATE -- STATO PONTIFICIO


The following are examples of heraldry according to the customs of the Pontifical Court and the Anglican Patriarchate.
The exact forms are defined in the Canon Law and Ceremonial.


Pontifical Court


Archfather and Anglo-Roman Papa

Cardinal Coadjutor of St. Stephen
(the arms of the Patriarchate in the four quarters,
with a red St. Stephen's cross upon a yellow cross)


Crown Cardinals

First Archdeacon

Prelates di Fiocchetto
Governor-General
Arch-Chancellor
Prefect of Faith and Doctrine
Prefect of the Patriarchal Aerarium
Treasurer of the Patriarchal Curia
First Archdeacon (see above)
Prefect-General of the Stato Pontificio (if a cleric)
Patriarchal Maggiordomo (if a cleric)

Electoral Bishops of the Holy Roman Empire
(Shown with optional mantle, cross, crosier, and mitre.)


Titular Archbishops, Titular Bishops, Deans ad Honorem of the Patriarchal Chapter,
and the Archpriests of Patriarchal Major Basilicas

 

Canons of the Patriarchal Chapter
and Canons of a Patriarchal Major Basilica
(who are chosen exclusively from the Patriarchal Chapter)

 


Patriarchal Chamberlains and
Officials of the Curia

 

Private Chaplains of H.H.E.

 

Patriarchal Major Basilica

Patriarchal Minor Basilica

Archpriest and Canons of a
Patriarchal Minor Basilica


Heraldry in the Anglican Patriarchate

Archbishop
(Shown with optional cross, crosier, and mitre.
The pallium may also be used for Metropolitans.)


Bishop
(Shown without optional cross, crosier, and mitre.)


Archabbot
(Shown without optional cross, abatial crosier, and mitre.)


Archabbot
(Form for an order whose habit is white.)


Abbot
(Shown without optional cross, abatial crosier, and mitre.)

 

Abbess


Metropolitan or Diocesan Canon

 


Official of a Metropolitan or Diocesan Curia

 


Rector


Priest

 

Deacons: A black galero without tassels.

The galero is not used for general clerics below the grade of Deacon
unless a prelate of the Pontifical Court or an official
of the Patriarchal Curia.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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