Sunday, 1 February 2015

Stained Glass in St Peter's Church

Following up from the recent post Inside St Peter's church here are close-ups of the five Belgian stained glass windows by Carponnier (1889). Click on the images to open up the full-sized photographs.

The outer left window depicts St Petrus (Peter).

The inner left window depicts St Mary.

The middle window depicts the crucifixion.

It carries the wording
"These windows were placed here to the glory of God and as an affectionate memorial of the Revd Henry Wright and Mary Catherine his wife by their daughter Julia Catherine Wright 1889."

The inner right window depicts St Johannes (John).

The outer right window depicts St Stephanus (Stephen).

A contribution to Inspired Sundays.


  1. Gerald, very lovely. Tom The Backroads Traveller

  2. It is hard to capture the real beauty of these stained glass windows but your photos make me want to go and see this special art form.

  3. Beautiful stained glass and you captured them so well...

  4. Gorgeous. I find it hard to take good photos of stained glass - you obviously don't!