Stained Glass Window

Window 1:
The  Nativity

The Christmas Star is at the top with small stars around it.  At the lower portion is the crib with the halo of Christ.  The straw represents the manger with a peaceful lamb at the bottom.

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Window 2:
The Baptism of Christ

The banner is that of John the Baptist.  The shell pours baptismal water over the Chi-Rho (symbol of Christ).

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Window 3:
The Marriage at Cana

The Chi-Rho symbol (Christ) has rays emanating from Him.  Christ’s hand holds a jug with water changing to wine.

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Window 4:
The Sermon on the Mount

The book has an 8 pointed star emanating from it, suggesting the 8 Beatitudes.  The mountains and the desert are depicted below.

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Window 5:
The Communion

The cup, cross, and bread of Christ symbolize communion with the natural ingredients of wheat and grapes below.

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Window 6:
The Crucifixion

The cross is shown with the Crown of Thorns and the shroud.  Below are the 3 nails (one of the passion symbols).

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Window 7:
The Resurrection

The rays emanate from the Easter Sunrise.  The lily, a symbol of new life is in the foreground.

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Window 8:
The Great Commission

The dove, a symbol of the Holy Spirit, descends over the Missionary Cross.  A sail boat with water and globe suggests the apostles going forth to spread the word of God.