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The Four Evangelists

  The Four Evangelists

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Four single light windows depicting the four evangelists holding books, although St Luke holds a scroll. Each are accompanied by their emblems.


firm/studio: C.E. Kempe & Co Ltd

Church of St Mary the Virgin, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire
either side of the north porch

Given by different donors. The St Matthew window has been damaged.

Text with St Mark: 'Thou shalt make them princes in all lands' (Psalm 45:17). Text with St Luke: 'They shew the glory of Thy Kingdom. Alleluia' (Psalm 145:11). Text with St John: 'How dear are Thy friends unto me O God.'
Psalm texts are quoted from the Coverdale Psalter (Book of Common Prayer).





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

 

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References

Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach and Robert Scourfield, The Buildings of Wales: Pembrokeshire (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 2004), p. 213.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2011.
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/270 (accessed 12 July 2020)



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