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Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Building Name: Central United Methodist Church

City: Detroit

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

Date of Window: 1955

Subject/Title of Window: Children’s Window

Brief Description of Subject: This window contains three lancet windows and is located below the gallery and below the Nativity Window. Each lancet contains two medallions that portrays Biblical scenes in which children participated. The left lancet’s top medallion illustrates the Pharoah’s daughter discovering the infant Moses hidden in the bulrushes, and a bottom medallion depicting Joseph in his coat of many colors dreaming of wheat. The center lancet contains a medallion (upper) of a scene depicting Naaman’s little serving maid and a medallion (bottom) where Mephibosheth is being cherished by King David. The right lancet contains scenes from the New Testament with the top medallion illustrating Timothy being instructed by Eunice and Lois. The bottom medallion displays the feeding of the five thousand.

Condition of Window: Good

Type of Glass and Technique: Opalescent Glass, Lead Came

Children's Window
Children's Window
Children's Window Detail
Children's Window Detail

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