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Scenes from the Life of Christ

  Scenes from the Life of Christ

Photo © Martin Crampin

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about 1868

Five-light window. The scenes (left to right) are: shepherds adoring the new-born Christ with Mary and Joseph, who holds a lantern; Simeon holding the infant Christ presented by Mary and Joseph, with Anna behind; Christ ascending with six of the disciples below; Christ raising Jairus' daughter with Jairus, her mother and Peter and John; Christ holding a child and blessing a kneeling girl below, with a mother and child and two disciples. The Agnus Dei is depicted in a roundel above, flanked by angels and with the IHS and alpha and omega monograms below, these being flanked by the symbols of the evangelists.


firm/studio: William Wailes

Church of St Beuno, Bettws Cedewain, Powys
east wall of the chancel





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

 

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Further reading

D. R. Thomas, The History of the Diocese of St Asaph (Oswestry: Caxton Press, 1908-1913), vol. I, p. 513.


 

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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/3740 (accessed 26 February 2020)



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  Scenes from the Life of Christ

Photo © Martin Crampin



 
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