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Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Building Name: First United Methodist Church

City: Grand Rapids

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

Date of Window: 1950

Subject/Title of Window: Love

Brief Description of Subject: Left panel-Ruth, Naomi. Elijah translated in fiery chariot. David and Jonathan. Center panel-Christ arms outstretched teaching to listeners. Jesus in the home of Mary and Martha. Christ in the arms of his mother. Right panel-Going to Bethany. John leading Mother Mary away from crucifixtion. Paul sending off Timothy.

Inscriptions: Left panel-”Whither thou goest, I will go.” “As the Lord liveth and as the soul liveth, I will not leave thee.” “He loved him as his own soul.”
Center panel-”Love on another as I have loved you.” “Now Jesus loveth Martha and her sister.” “For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten son.”
Right panel-”John 11: Let us arise so that we may die with him.” “One of the disciples whom Jesus loved.” “Timothy, my dearly beloved son.”
“To the Glory of God, In loving memory of...” (unable to read rest of it from picture”

Height: 18'

Width: 7'

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


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