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Stained Glass from St. Ann’s Church (Holy Family Parish)

This window shows Mary Magdalen meeting Jesus after his resurrection. An appropriate theme for today’s post, as many Christians are still celebrating Easter.  For Catholics, the Easter season lasts until Pentecost, 50 days after Easter Sunday; the Greek Orthodox haven’t … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

This is the window of the Resurrection at St. Ann’s Church (Holy Family Parish). – Fr. Matthew Green  

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Stained Glass in St. Ann’s Church

Happy Holy Week / Passover! – Fr. Matthew Green

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Stained glass in Notre Dame cathedral

Another jewel from my vacation in Paris! – Fr. Matthew Green P.S. Coming soon: details on holiday origami classes next week at The Hive (Friday Dec. 14, 6:30-8PM) and Art Haven (Tuesday Dec. 18, 6:30-8PM).

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More Stained Glass from St. Ann’s

It’s been a while since I shared some of the gorgeous stained glass from St. Ann’s Church.

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A ship that never sails, nor sinks, nor sits in the port

Continuing my series from St. John’s Episcopal Church maritime windows. -Fr. Matthew Green

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Gloucester sea serpent?

No, Jonah getting swallowed by the big fish. Who knows, though; maybe the two denizens of the deep were related… Another of the wonderful sea-themed windows in St. John’s Episcopal Church. -Fr. Matthew Green

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Given by the vessel Caracara

Beyond a doubt, one of the most beautiful depictions of this kind and theme I’ve ever seen.  More info about the windows in this series of my posts is available on the church’s website. Fr. Matthew Green

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Stained glass schooner

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Fishermen’s memorial in stained glass

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Sailing the seas of glass

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Monkeys and Peacocks: trivia answer

The peacocks and monkeys I posted yesterday are from a window in St. John’s Episcopal Church in Gloucester.  They (the church, not the monkeys and peacocks) graciously gave me permission to go photograph their stained glass windows, which are GORGEOUS. … Continue reading

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Monkeys and Peacocks: a stained glass trivia question

These delightful critters are disembarking from a boat on a stained glass window somewhere in Gloucester. Do you know where?  I’ll post the answer (and more photos of the window) tomorrow.

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Happy Easter!

This is another window from St. Ann’s Church.

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Stained glass window from St. Ann’s

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We can all use some hope…

…which is represented by an anchor in Christian iconography.  Nice nautical imagery for a stained glass window in Gloucester. I expect we’ll be hearing a lot about hope as this election year goes forward. Wherever you find your hope, share … Continue reading

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Architectural detail in St. Ann stained glass window

Another detail from a stained glass window in St. Ann’s Church in Gloucester (part of Holy Family Parish). We usually focus on the people and events in the window and can easily overlook the wonderful attention to detail in the … Continue reading

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