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

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Window

Building Name: St. Joseph Catholic Church

Studio Name: France & Germany Imports

City: Bay City

Window Shape: 5 (gothic arched, 2 vertical sections)

Date of Window: 1906

Subject/Title of Window: St. Peter Receiving the Keys to the Kingdom

Brief Description of Subject: This window shows Jesus handing the Keys of the Kingdom of Heaven to St. Peter. The keys refer to the power Christ has entrusted to the church to forgive sins.

Condition of Window: Good

Height: 13'0"

Width: 6'0"

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

St. Peter Receiving the Keys to the Kingdom
St. Peter Receiving the Keys to the Kingdom

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