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Baptistry Window

  Baptistry Window

Photo © Martin Crampin

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1976

Two-light window. The dove representing the Holy Spirit descends with fire, as flowing water is shown below. The diocesan arms (Monmouth) and a ship are also found in the lower left-hand light.


artist: Geoffrey Robinson
firm/studio: Joseph Bell & Son

Church of St Augustine, Rumney, Cardiff
south wall of the nave (window number: sVI)

Signed and dated by the artist.

Text: 'Except a man be born of water and the spirit he cannot enter into the kingdom of God.' (John 3:5)





 
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References

John Newman, The Buildings of Wales: Glamorgan (London/Cardiff: 1995), p. 311.


 

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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2018.
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/object/4965 (accessed 24 September 2021)



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