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A designing deacon puts his stamp on Archbishop Dolan’s coat of arms

posted by deacon greg kandra

Below is a first glimpse (or second, thanks to Rocco) of Archbishop Timothy Dolan’s new coat of arms that will soon adorn St. Patrick’s.


An explanation of what it all means — and a nod to the permanent deacon, Paul J. Sullivan, who designed it — is right here.

The Latin phrase, by the way, translates: “To whom shall we go?”



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Mr. Basso

posted April 1, 2009 at 8:47 am


they would do well to attach this one with velcro to make things easier on themselves when the tassels and galero turn red.



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