The Crucifixion with St Paul and St Luke

  The Crucifixion with St Paul and St Luke

Photo © Martin Crampin

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1909

Three-light window with the crucified Christ between standing figures of Paul, holding a sword and book, and Luke holding an open book. Three figures of prophets below.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: C.E. Kempe & Co Ltd

Church of St Peter, Pwllheli, Gwynedd
east wall of the north aisle

Text with Paul: 'Christ is the head of the church: and He is the Saviour of the body' (Ephesians 5:23). Text with Luke: 'Jesus spake unto the people of the kingdom of God, and healed them that had need of healing (Luke 9:11). Texts held by prophets below: 'He is brought as a lamb to the slaughter' (Isaiah 53:7); 'They pierced my hands and my feet' (Psalm 22:16); 'I was wounded in the house of my friends' (Zechariah 13:6).

Dedication: 'Erected to the glory of God by the children of the late Hugh Hunter Hughes of Penmaen and Elizabeth his wife A.D. 1909'.





 

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References

Philip Collins, The Corpus of Kempe Stained Glass in the UK and Ireland (Kempe Trust, 2000), p. 323.

Richard Haslam, Julian Orbach and Adam Voelcker, The Buildings of Wales: Gwynedd (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009), p. 505.




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