St Stephen with St Paul and St John the Evangelist

  St Stephen with St Paul and St John the Evangelist

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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1924

Three-light window with the standing figure of Stephen, the first Christian martyr, depicted in the central light and Paul and John the Evangelist depicted in the outer lights.

technique: stained glass
size: 190 cm (width) [approx]
firm/studio: C.E. Kempe & Co Ltd

Church of St John the Baptist, Newport
north wall of the north aisle

Signed with the tower and wheatsheaf motif.

Text with St Paul: 'Stand fast in the Faith, quit you like men, be strong' (1 Corinthians 16:13); with St John: 'This is the victory that overcometh the world, even our Faith' (1 John 5:4).

Given in memory of Edwin John Summers (died 1923) and his sons Owen (died 1904) and Ralph (died 1915 at Gallipoli).





 

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Further reading

Donald Curtis, The Stained Glass of the parish church of St. John the Baptist, Newport, Monmouthshire (1957), p.10-11.

References

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Gwent/Monmouthshire (London/Cardiff: 2000), p. 429.




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Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales


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