Scenes from the Passion and Resurrection of Christ

about 1850
Ten scenes set in ten single-light windows: Jesus praying in Gethsemane while the disciples sleep, Peter striking off Malchus' ear as Judas betrays Christ, Christ before Pilate, the flagellation of Christ, the mocking of Christ, Christ falls while carrying the cross, the Crucifixion, Christ is taken down from the cross, Christ is laid in the tomb, and Christ rising out of the tomb.

technique: stained glass

artist: John Ellis Troughton

Church of St John the Baptist, Penymynydd, Flintshire
north and south walls of the nave

Some of the enamel paint from the windows on the north side of the nave is badly faded.


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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 91.

Malcolm Seaborne, Victorian and Later Stained Glass Windows in Flintshire Churches (Mold: 1996), p. 17.

Mostyn Lewis, Stained Glass in North Wales up to 1850 (Altrincham: John Sherratt and Son Ltd, 1970), pp. 21, 88.


Edward Hubbard, The Buildings of Wales: Clwyd (Harmondsworth/Cardiff: Penguin/University of Wales Press, 1986), p. 417.

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