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Scenes from the Life of Christ

  Scenes from the Life of Christ

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Four-light window. Top: Nativity with angels and animals; annuniation to the shepherds on the hillside behind (left); the Holy Family before Simeon at the Presentation in the Temple (right); below: Jesus teaching a small groups of disciples, including women and children (left); the three Marys find the angel at the empty tomb (right).

firm/studio: Ward & Hughes
designer: T. F. Curtis

Church of St Mary, Ruabon, Wrexham
west end of the south aisle

Signed by Ward & Hughes, 1888.

Texts: 'Unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given' (Isaiah 9:6); 'Lord, now lettest thou thy servant depart in peace, according to thy word' (Luke 2:29) 'Blessed are the pure in heart for they shall see God' (Matthew 5:8); 'Ye seek Jesus of Nazareth, which was crucified: he is risen; he is not here' (Mark 16:6).

Dedication: 'To the glory of God and in memory of Watkin Williams Wynn 6th Baronet, died at Wynnstay May 9th 1885. This window is dedicated by his widow.'

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


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Further reading

T. W. Pritchard, Ruabon Parish Church Denbighshire (Much Wenlock: RJL Smith, 1998), p.22-3.


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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 29 February 2020)

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Photo © Martin Crampin

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