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Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Building Name: Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament

Studio Name: Willet Hauser Architectural Glass

City: Detroit

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

Subject/Title of Window: Christ Dies on the Cross

Brief Description of Subject: From the Guide to the Cathedral of the Most Blessed Sacrament, Copyright 1958, Archdiocese of Detroit.
Here the chronological sequence of the Lord’s Passion is resumed.  In the first panel, ministering angels stand ready to heed the call of their Lord.  The second panel represents the Blessed Virgin and Mary of Cleophus as they gaze upon the crucified Christ.  The Saviour hangs upon the cross and at its foot Mary Magdalene kisses the wood that supports her dying Redeemer.  The last panel shows St. John, St. Peter, and Joseph of Arimathea who watch helplessly as the blood flows from the body of Christ.

Inscriptions: O see if there is any sorrow like unto my sorrow.

Christ Dies on the Cross
Christ Dies on the Cross
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