Scenes from the New Testament

  Scenes from the New Testament

Photo © Peter Jones

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about 1865
Three-light window with scenes of the life of Christ including the Nativity, Crucifixion and Ascension in the centre light. Scenes in the left-hand light are Christ in the Garden of Gethsemane and the Resurrection, and in the right-hand light figures mourn the dead Christ beneath the coming of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: probably Michael and Arthur O'Connor

Church of St Mary, Y Felinheli, Gwynedd
east wall of the chancel


Mary, as patron of the church, is prominent among the group of disciples in the scene of the coming of the Holy Spirit at Pentecost.



 

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References

Richard Haslam, Julian Orbach and Adam Voelcker, The Buildings of Wales: Gwynedd (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009), p. 369.




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  Scenes from the New Testament

Photo © Peter Jones


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