WindowBuilding Name: St. Joseph Church
Window Shape: 3 (arched)
Subject/Title of Window: St. Michael Battles the Devil
Brief Description of Subject: The Enemy is Reason? Here St. Michael battles a quasi-anthropomorphized devil who wields a boulder bearing a motto from Enlightenment thinker Voltaire: "Écrasez l'Infâme" ("Crush the infamous thing"). The expression is typically taken to be directed at the Catholic Church or more generally at the tyranny and aristocracy of the Ancien Régime.
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