Diocese of Toledo (USA)
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DIOCESE OF TOLEDO (Dioecesis Toletana in America)
Established : 1910
Per pale azure and gules, a tower triply-turretted, the central turret the tallest, argent, charged with a cross-humetty of the second.
Toledo in Spain is the capital of Castilla-La Mancha, whose coats of arms depicts a golden triple-towered castle in a red field. By changing the gold of the castle in argent and part the field per pale in blue and red, we get the three heraldic colors of the USA.
Their is a red cross as a window in the castle and a balck door.
Arms of Bishops
Joseph Schrembs (1911-1921)
Samuel Alphonsius Stritch (1921-1930)
Karl Joseph Alter (1931-1950)
George John Rehring (1950-1967)
John Anthony Donovan (1967-1980)
James Robert Hoffman (1980-2003)
Leonard Paul Blair (2003-2013)
Daniel Edward Thomas (2014-present)
Arms of Auxiliary Bishops
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Albert Henry Ottenweller (1974-1977)
James Robert Hoffman (1978-1980)
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Robert William Donnelly (1984-2006)
Literature : diocesan website, Hans van Heijningen