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Scenes from the Gospels

  Scenes from the Gospels

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Four-light window. The lower panels show Zechariah with Elizabeth and the infant John the Baptist, the Presentation in the Temple, Christ healing the son of the widow of Nain and the raising of Lazarus. Above the women at the empty tomb are addressed by angels and the risen Christ is shown with Peter and John. At the apex of the window is Seiriol holding a model of a church above Hilda and Canute in trefoils.

firm/studio: Clayton & Bell

Church of St Seiriol, Penmaenmawr, Conwy
east wall of the chancel

Text below the main panels: 'I am the resurrection and the life: he that believeth in me, though he were dead, yet shall he live' (John 11:25).

Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 13-12-2011


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Scenes from the GospelsThe Three Marys are Addressed by Two Angels at the Empty Tomb: Scenes from the GospelsZechariah with Elizabeth and the infant John the Baptist and the Presentation in the Temple: Scenes from the GospelsThe Risen Christ with St John and St Peter: Scenes from the GospelsChrist Heals the Son of the Widow of Nain and the Raising of Lazarus: Scenes from the GospelsSt Seiriol: Scenes from the GospelsSt Hilda: Scenes from the GospelsSt Canute: Scenes from the Gospels

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Richard Haslam, Julian Orbach and Adam Voelcker, The Buildings of Wales: Gwynedd (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2009), p. 487.


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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2011. (accessed 25 April 2024)

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  Scenes from the Gospels

Photo © Martin Crampin

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