Fisherman and Ruth

  Fisherman and Ruth

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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about 1914

Two-light window with a fisherman hauling up his nets in the left-hand light, and Ruth working in the fields in the right-hand light.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: Robert J. Newbery

Church of St Oudoceus, Llandogo, Monmouthshire
north wall of the nave

Given in memory of Henry (d.1904) and Lavinia Bett (d.1914).
Texts: 'I will make you fishers of men' and 'Let me gather and glean after the reapers'.
Note that the King James version actually reads 'let me glean and gather after the reapers' a rare departure from the strict quotation of the Authorised biblical text.





 

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