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Grace Memorial Episcopal Church, Portland, Oregon

Registration number 20100305A

This certifies that the heraldic arms of Grace Memorial Episcopal Church, Portland, Oregon are registered as an original design and described by the blazon below low

Arms: Argent on a fess wavy azure, between three Tudor roses proper, three cross crosslets Argent.
Crest: A wreath Argent and Azure upon which rests a mural crown Argent, issuant therefrom a cross crosslet Gules.


2009 The American College of Heraldry 3278

Organizational description

Grace Memorial is a parish church in the Diocese of Orergon of the Epicoplal Church of the USA. Grace was founded in 1909 and adopted its arms as a part of its centennial celebration.

Design rationale

These arms are derivitave fron the arms of the Diocese of Oregon; blazoned as Or between three Cross Crosslets Gules, a Fess Gules thereupon three Roses Or, leaved Vert. The Grace arms changed the tinctures as well as the position of the charges, and changed the fess to a fess wavy, representing the Willamette River.

Registered by

Larry L. Snyder


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