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Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Building Name: First English Evangelical Lutheran Church

Studio Name: Willet Hauser Architectural Glass

City: Grosse Pointe Woods

Window Shape: 2 (rectangle)

Date of Window: 1963

Subject/Title of Window: Our Callings

Brief Description of Subject: These windows in the narthex represent the various callings out of which those of Christ come to worship. From worship they return to these callings in order to serve Him in daily life. At the top of each window is a symbol of Christian faith with rays from it penetrating the various callings.

On the left is depicted Art and Science. Art is represented by a pallet and a staff of music. Science is depicted by a symbol of the atom and also calipers measuring the earth.
On the right is Government and Business. The mace of authority in government is related also to the scale of justice. Below this is the portrayal of business with its offices and transportation.

Condition of Window: Excellent

Height: each panel 50"

Width: each panel 20"

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

Our Callings
Our Callings
Our Callings Willet studio sketch
Our Callings Willet studio sketch

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