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St. Paul's Catholic Church, Onaway, Michigan: artists Peter and Christel Brahm

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Building Name: St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church

City: Capac

Window Shape: 3 (arched)

Date of Window: 1917

Subject/Title of Window: Agony in Gethsemane; Ascension; Second Coming

Brief Description of Subject: Three arched windows behind altar. Left and right windows same size, center one larger. Left window shows Our Lord praying in the garden of Gethsemane. A ray of light shines on His face. Right window shows Our Lord standing and holding a white banner with red cross, known to the congregation as "Jesus the Crusader". Center window shows Our Lord ascending into Heaven, with two angels kneeling in air before Him, and, much smaller, the Apostles visible at bottom of window. All windows protected with Lexan since November 1980. Windows made in Germany. Ascension window installed February 18, 1918. Others installed February 19.

Condition of Window: good

Height: 65 in x 23.5 in (sides)

Width: 106 in x 72 in (center)

Type of Glass and Technique: Opalescent Glass, Antique or Cathedral Glass, Lead Came

Agony in Gethsemane; Ascension; Resurrection
Agony in Gethsemane; Ascension; Resurrection

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