Joy and Peace

 Joy and Peace

Photo © Graeme Scott

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2017
A pair of complementing windows above a door. The left window 'Joy' features the text 'Gloria in excelsis Deo'. It celebrates the life of Christ and depicts a sunburst of light, the star of Bethlehem and symbolic flora and fauna associated with Christ's birth, teaching, death and resurrection. The right window contains the text ‘The peace of God which passeth all understanding’ from the book of Common Prayer. It is centred on a cross from which emanates the solar system, a waterfall and baptismal shell and symbolic plants and flowers.

technique: stained glass
size: 67 cm x 214.5 cm
artist: Deborah Lowe

Church of St Peter, Glasbury, Powys
north wall of the nave

Signed with an arrow rebus plus 'D. LOWE' and the date 2017 in the bottom right corner of the right window.

The left window is dedicated 'To the Glory of God : given by Margaret Anne Gill 30th June 2017'. The right window is dedicated 'To the Glory of God : and in memory of David Lawrence William Gill (1934-2017)'.





 

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Further reading

'Portfolio of New Work by Fellows and Associates 2018' The Journal of Stained Glass, vol. xlii (2018), p. 104.




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 Joy and Peace

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