The Gifts of the Holy Spirit

  The Gifts of the Holy Spirit

© University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, photo Martin Crampin

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about 1900

Three-light window featuring biblical texts depicting seated female figures with children, under the headings "Gentleness' 'Love' 'Patience'. Most of the faces are clearly family portraits.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: Ward & Hughes

Church of All Saints, Oystermouth, Swansea
south wall of south aisle

Texts: 'If ye know these things, happy are ye if ye do them' (John 13:17); 'The servant of the Lord must be gentle unto all men' (2 Timothy 2:24); 'The greatest of these is charity' (1 Corinthians 13:13); 'Let us run with patience the race that is set before us' (Hebrews 12:1)

Given in memory of Dame Catherine Prudence (d. June 29 1900), wife of Sir John J. Jenkins MP.





 

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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 155.




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© University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, photo Martin Crampin


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