The Baptism of Christ

  The Baptism of Christ

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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about 1927
One of a pair of large windows. Christ with John the Baptist in the river Jordan, with a crowd on the riverbank. Vine decoration above and below.

technique: stained glass
size: 194 cm (width)

Tabernacl Welsh Baptist Church, Cardiff
rear wall over the entrance

Text: 'Un Arglwydd, Un Ffydd, Un Bedydd' [One Lord, One Faith, One Baptism, Ephesians 4:5].

Given in memory of the sixth minister, Y Parch Charles Davies (died 1927).

The scene of the Baptism is based on a painting by Goodwin Lewis, as is another window of the Baptism at Tredegarville Baptist Church, Cardiff.


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Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 214.

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan (London/Cardiff: 1995), p. 194.

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  The Baptism of Christ

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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