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

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Building Name: Peace Evangelical Lutheran Church

City: Southgate

Window Shape: 2 (rectangle)

Subject/Title of Window: Good Friday

Brief Description of Subject: Window Eight. The purple robe and crown of thorns symbolizes the manner in which Jesus was mocked as a king at his trial. The road leading up the hill on which are three crosses, is the ‘via colorosa’ (way of grief) up to Golgotha “Jesus of Nazareth, King of Jews”. The dark cloud covering the face of the sun depicts the darkness from the sixth to ninth hour, the holy city (Matthew 27:45-54). The green stripe across the stone symbolizes the sepulcher seal (Matthew 27:66).

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