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Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Building Name: Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church

City: Bridgeman

Window Shape: 2 (rectangle)

Date of Window: 1967

Subject/Title of Window: West Window

Brief Description of Subject: The stained glass windows, in abstract movement of lights and color, symbolize the work of the Three Persons of the Holy Trinity. They attempt to convey in expressionistic play of color alone without obvious and realistic references, this central mystery of the faith.

From the west window emerges the Cross of God the Son, Redeemer: “But God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ” (Gal 6:14) The horizontal cross bar member moves through the entire window, symbolizing Time and History: there vertical member symbolizes God’s thrust into time and history in the incarnation. Death and Resurrection of His Son. Recalling the redemptive blood of Christ, red is the accent color of this window.

Condition of Window: Good

Height: 18'

Width: 32'

West  Window
West Window

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