The Blue and White - Heraldic colors of ancient
The Cross - Again dominant on this banner because of the extensive discussion of salvation in the Confession.
The Hand and the Burning Heart - A traditional symbol for John Calvin, father of Presbyterianism in its Swiss homeland.
The Lamp - Knowledge and discipline, two of the themes of the Helvetic which make it unique.
The Shepherd's Crook and the Pasture - The pastoral ministry and flock's care for its own members.
The Chalice and the Waves - Holy Communion and Baptism.