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Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Building Name: St. John's Seminary

Studio Name: Detroit Stained Glass Works, The

City: Plymouth

Window Shape: 3 (arched)

Subject/Title of Window: The Cleric

Brief Description of Subject: The bottom of the window depicts Jesus clasping both hands of the cleric symbolizing his acceptance into service of the Church. The venter portion of the window depicts the cleric standing with his hands in an offering gesture.  He is wearing a cassock and surplice that shows his clerical state. The upper portion of the window depicts two dark crosses, an open pair of scissors.  The scissors represent the ritual tonsure that marks him as a cleric.

The Cleric
The Cleric

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