St Simon and St Jude

  St Simon and St Jude

Photo © Martin Crampin

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Two-light window with standing figures of Simon, holding a saw, and Jude, holding the hull of a boat. Scenes below of Christ healing a man outside a city gate, and Christ with the daughter of Jairus.

technique: stained glass
size: 49 cm (width of each light)
firm/studio: C.E. Kempe

Church of St John, Pembroke Dock, Pembrokeshire
south wall of the south aisle

Signed with the mark of the firm.

Texts with the scenes below: 'Go thy faith hath made thee whole' (Mark 10:52); 'Damsel, I say unto thee, arise' (Mark 5:41).

Dedication: 'To the glory of God and in memory of James Fenton Stamper M.D. J.P. who entered into Rest May 22nd 1900 aged 62 years. He was a devout churchman, a loyal friend, a skilful physician, and a good citizen. The cost of this window was defrayed by voluntary subscription.'

The text confirms the left-hand scene as the healing of Bartimaeus outside Jericho.


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St Simon and St JudeThe Healing of Blind Bartimaeus: St Simon and St JudeThe Raising of Jairus' Daghter: St Simon and St JudeMaker's Mark: St Simon and St Jude

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Philip Collins, The Corpus of Kempe Stained Glass in the UK and Ireland (Kempe Trust, 2000), p. 332.

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  St Simon and St Jude

Photo © Martin Crampin

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