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Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Building Name: St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church

City: Capac

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

Date of Window: 1917

Subject/Title of Window: Quadricentennial of the Reformation

Brief Description of Subject: Arched window, in three sections, mostly ornamental. Top section features a medallion which reads in center "Here I stand; I cannot do otherwise; God help me. 1517 1917" and around diameter "Quadricentennial of the Reformation". The church was built in 1917. "Here I stand", etc. was supposedly said by Luther to the Diet of Worms, but it is only a legend.

Condition of Window: good

Height: 57 in

Width: 67 in

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

Quadricentennial of the Reformation
Quadricentennial of the Reformation

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