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Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Building Name: First United Methodist Church of Plymouth

City: Plymouth

Window Shape: 2 (rectangle)

Subject/Title of Window: God the Holy Spirit - Sanctification

Brief Description of Subject: Window depicts from left to right: the Holy Spirit in form of a dove. People praying. Crown in front of Latin cross with words "Love" and "Peace" beneath it. Five medallions depicting some of the Corporal works of mercy: 1: Bread and pitcher (Feed the hungry and give drink to the thirsty). 2: Shirt (Clothe the naked). 3: Bed, (Visit the sick?) 4: Open doors (Shelter the stranger). 5: Broken chains (Ransom the captive). Bury the dead is either missing or part of 3 or 4. The last medallion depicts the orb [globus cruciger] which is the sign of royalty.

There is also a window depicting God the Son's Nativity, of which no pictures were furnished us.
Pastor said these windows were from from the old church, which burnt down some hundred years after it was built. Ms. Montgomery thinks the windows look modern.

Holy Spirit and Acts of Mercy
Holy Spirit and Acts of Mercy

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