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Window of the Month
Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Building Name: St. Mary Catholic Church

City: Royal Oak

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

Subject/Title of Window: Lit Candle

Brief Description of Subject: This is the first of four aisle windows visible on the Gospel side of the nave. Each window is made up of three lancets with the middle lancet containing a symbol. The Epistle side of the nave contains nearly identical windows. Each window is predominately decorative in nature with blue the featured color --- the traditional color associated with the Virgin Mary.
Pictured in this window is a lit candle.  Among many possibilities, it is the light of Christ. This comes from His words in John 8:12, "I am the light of the world: he that followeth me, walketh not in darkness, but shall have light."nto glory." 

Height: 4' 6"

Width: 6' 6"

Lit Candle
Lit Candle
Lit Candle outside
Lit Candle outside

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