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Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Window

Building Name: First United Methodist Church

Studio Name: Beaux Art Studio

Artist Name: Francois Grenier

City: Farmington

Window Shape: 6 (gothic arched, over 2 vertical sections)

Date of Window: 1922

Subject/Title of Window: Cross in a Crown

Brief Description of Subject: All of the aisle windows consist of three lancets which were designed to let light into the Church. Each contains a shield with a Christian symbol.

The shield in this window features a cross in a crown. This symbolizes the crown that awaits those who loved the Lord after bearing their cross on earth ---- James 1:12 NIV "Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised those that love him."

Height: 88"

Width: 96"

Cross in a Crown
Cross in a Crown
Cross in a Crown Shield
Cross in a Crown Shield

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