Christ Preaching under Solomon's Porch

  Christ Preaching under Solomon's Porch

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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probably 1900s
Four-light window with Christ teaching amid a crowd in the lower half of the two central lights. Angels and symbols in the outer lights and vines in the tracery.

technique: stained glass

firm/studio: H. J. Salisbury

Trinity Methodist Church, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan
south wall of the south transept

Signed by the firm.

Text: 'I give unto them eternal life' (John 10:28).

The window was given in memory of John Angel Gibbs. However, according to the dedication in the window, this was not John Angel Gibbs who was killed at Passchendaele in 1917, as stated in John and Sheila Gibbs' history of the church, but of a forebear who died in 1884.





 

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References

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), p. 211.

John Gibbs and Sheila Gibbs, Trinity Methodist Church, Penarth: A Portrait (Peterborough: Methodist Publishing House, 1994), p. 57.




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  Christ Preaching under Solomon's Porch

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales


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