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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: Bess Haddrill

Brief Description of Subject: This three lancet window depicts the seven parables of Christ through medallions placed throughout the window’s composition. The left lancet displays the rich man and Lazarus (The Good Samaritan). The middle lancet shows the Good Shephard carrying home the one lost lamb that strayed from the flock, the Prodigal Son, and the Sower. The right lancet illustrates the Rich Fool and the Pharisee and the Publican at prayer.

Condition of Window: Good

Type of Glass and Technique: Opalescent Glass, Lead Came

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