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Our Lady of Grace, Dearborn Heights, Michigan

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Building Name: Temple Beth Israel

Artist Name: A. Raymond Katz

City: Jackson

Window Shape: 2 (rectangle)

Date of Window: 1964

Subject/Title of Window: The Torah

Brief Description of Subject: The world rests on Torah, the Law of God. Its teachings, symbolized by the Hebrew word Emet (truth) on the open scroll, are accessible through the Bible and through all human striving toward understanding. In front of the quill and book burns the Eternal Light, representing the eternal truths of the Torah, bringing the light of wisdom and understanding to the world.

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

Torah Window
Torah Window

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