Christ Blessing the Children

  Christ Blessing the Children

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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1938

Two-light window showing Christ blessing the children and a woman bringing a child to Christ in the left hand light. Below the main scene, two panels show Hannah teaching Samuel to read and the Virgin teaching the boy Jesus to read. The upper part of the window, only visible from the gallery, shows the Pelican feeding her young.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: Powell & Sons (Whitefriars) Ltd
designer: Ernest Penwarden
artist: A. F. Erridge

Tredegarville Baptist Church, Cardiff
side wall

Text: 'Suffer the little children to come unto me' (Mark 10:14).
Dedication: 'In happy memory of Hopkin (1836-1893) and Elizabeth Jane Williams (1847-1937).





 

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References

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan (London/Cardiff: 1995), p. 304.




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