The Resurrection

  The Resurrection

Photo © Martin Crampin

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1888
Two-light window with conventional scenes of Christ rising from the tomb, with soldiers below, and the angel appearing to the three women at the empty tomb. Angels in the three tracery lights above.

technique: stained glass
size: 50 cm (width of each light) [approx]
firm/studio: Clayton & Bell

Church of St Elvan, Aberdare, Rhondda Cynon Taff
north wall

Text with figure of Christ: 'I am the resurrection and the life' (John 11:25); the angel in the right-hand light holds the text 'He is risen' (Matthew 28:6, Mark 16:6). Angels above hold the texts 'Allelluia', while below two standing angels hold the text: 'O death where is thy sting, O grave, where is thy victory' (1 Corinthians 15:55).

Given in memory Daniel Rees of Glandare by William Thomas Lewis and William Thomas Rees.





 

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