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The Sermon on the Mount

West Window (1937)   (Above Altar)

Description of the Chancel Memorial Window
Rose Section
“Christ in Glory”
Surrounded by Seraphs

Left Quatrefoil
“St. Michael”

Centre
The Sermon on The Mount

Right Quatrefoil
“St. Raphael”

Outside Light
“Two Evangelists”
Matthew and Mark

Outside Light
“Two Evangelists”
Luke and John

Inscription: “Let your light so shine before men that they may see your good works and glorify your Father in Heaven.”

Artist: Duncan Dearle. F.R.S.A.
Fabricated by Morris and Co., England
To the Glory of God and in loving memory of Evelyn Bennett Coates, beloved wife of Dr. H.W. Coates, M.D.C.M., this window is dedicated by her brothers and sisters.

 

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Sonship and Glory

Clerestory Windows (1981)  North Side

Old Testament – Theme: Romans 9: 4-5
“They are Israelites, and to them belong the sonship, the glory, the covenants, the giving of the law, the worship, and the promises, to them belong the patriarchs, and their race according to the flesh is the Christ. God who ever is over all be blessed forever.” Amen.

Quatrefoil – Parchment the Prophet Isaiah saw.

Left – Lamb on the Book of the Seven Seals.

Centre – The radiant star behind the cross of sacrifice.

Right – Grapes.

Artist: Gabriel Loire, Chartres, France.
To the Glory of God and in loving memory of

Charles Brankenridge 1885 – 1968
Annie Brankenridge 1882 – 1979
Pearl Brakenridge 1913 – 1980

by Jean Brakenridge.

 

 

 

 

 

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The Covenants

Clerestory Windows (1981)  North Side

Quatrefoil – The Ark of the Covenant.

Left – The burning bush.

Centre – The candelabra for seven candles and the tables of the law.

Right – Rainbow.

Artist: Gabriel Loire, Chartres, France.
To the Glory of God and in loving memory of

Joseph Demmery 1864-1921
Elizabeth C. Demmery 1865-1940
Robert C. Demmery 1905-1976

by Dorothy Demmery, Annie. C. Demmery, M. Dorothy Demmery and Patricia (Demmery) James.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Worship

Clerestory Windows (1981)  North Side

Quatrefoil – Crown and scepter of the kings.

Left – Gates of the Temple with a silhouette of the Temple.

Centre – The Harp.

Right – The Organ.

Artist: Gabriel Loire, Chartres, France.
To the Glory of God and in loving memory of

Hilda E. Madden 1910-1976
Harry Madden 1904-1980

By their son and daughter.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Patriarchs

Clerestory Windows (1981)  North Side

Quatrefoil – The first of the Patriarchs, Adam. The Creation of man by the hand of God moulding clay.

Left – Abraham, the knife of sacrifice and the vision of Abraham.

Centre – Jacob, the ladder and the hand of Jacob blessing his twelve sons. The Tree of Life.

Right – Noah, the flood water, the Ark and the dove carrying the olive branch.

Artist: Gabriel Loire, Chartres, France.

To the Glory of God commemorating the 50th Anniversary, on September 7, 1980 of the Union of St. Andrew’s and Wesley Congregations by the Congregation of St. Andrew’s-Wesley Church.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Evangelists

Clerestory Windows (1981)  South Side

New Testament

Quatrefoil – Angel for Matthew and his initials.

Left – Lion for Mark and his initials.

Centre – Eagle for John and his initials. Overhead, a symbol of the Roman catacombs – a cross and the books of the evangelists.

Right – Bull for Luke and his initials.

Artist: Gabriel Loire, Chartres, France.
To the Glory of God and in loving memory of

Mahala Montgomery Bowden 1881-1963
Edward Roger Wattum 1901-1973
The Very Rev. Dr. Willard Brewing, Minister of St. Andrew’s Wesley 1930-1938

By Mary Bowden Wattum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Ministry

Clerestory Windows (1981) South Side

New Testament

Quatrefoil – Alpha and Omega, the Chi-Ro (first two letters of “Christ”).

Left – The Eagle.

Centre – Open book, tree whose branches spread over the whole window, sword. (The idea of reform translated by solemnity of the lines is in contrast to the more flowery design of the lancet.)

Right – Trumpets and cymbals.

Artist: Gabriel Loire, Chartres, France.
To the Glory of God and in loving memory of

Mahala Montgomery Bowden 1881-1963
Edward Roger Wattum 1901-1973
The Very Rev. Dr. Willard Brewing, Minister of St. Andrew’s Wesley 1930-1938

By Mary Bowden Wattum

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Revelation

Clerestory Windows (1981)  South Side

New Testament

Quatrefoil – IHS, the monogram of Christ the Saviour.

Left – The Anchor of Hope, Water of Eternal Life, the Anchor.

Centre – The Phoenix and the Dove.

Right – Bird drinking from the Spring of Eternal Life, the Anchor.

Artist: Gabriel Loire, Chartres, France.
To the Glory of God and in loving memory of

Mahala Montgomery Bowden 1881-1963
Edward Roger Wattum 1901-1973
The Very Rev. Dr. Willard Brewing, Minister of St. Andrew’s Wesley 1930-1938

By Mary Bowden Wattum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Fulfillment of Prophecy

Clerestory Windows (1981)  South Side

New Testament

Quatrefoil – Redemption, the radiating, triumphant cross.

Left – Nativity, the gifts of the Wise Men, gold, incense, myrrh, the stable straw.

Centre – Resurrection, the open tomb full of light.

Right – Christ ascending, three crosses of mount Calvary.

Artist: Gabriel Loire, Chartres, France.
To the Glory of God and in loving memory of

Mahala Montgomery Bowden 1881-1963
Edward Roger Wattum 1901-1973
The Very Rev. Dr. Willard Brewing, Minister of St. Andrew’s Wesley 1930-1938

By Mary Bowden Wattum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Women of the Bible (1965)

North Chancel Windows (1965)
– Dorcas and Lydia
– Martha and Mary
– Ruth and Naomi

The windows depict St. Peter curing Dorcas, Lydia receiving baptism, Ruth with the sleeping Boaz, Ruth with Naomi, Martha doing housework and Mary praying.

Artist: Gabriel Loire, Chartres, France.

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of the Pioneer Women of this church
by the United Church Women

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The Last Supper

North Transept Window (1965)

Artist: Rupert Moore, A.R.C.A.. Fabricated by Whitefriars Stained Glass Studio, Wealdstone, England.

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of Mahala Montgomery Bowden (1881-1963).

This window is dedicated by her daughter, Mary E. Wattum.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Abraham, Moses, Samuel And David

North Transept Window (1950 & 1983)

The first three panels were originally installed in the North East Clerestory window in 1950. They were moved to their present location in 1983 when the figure of David was commissioned.

Inscription (Abraham, Moses and Samuel – 1950)

“Take up the sword of the spirit which is the word of God”

 

Artist: Duncan Dearle, F.R.S.A.

Fabricated by Duncan Dearle, England.

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of

Frederick Bruce Begg died 11th May 1939
and his widow Ethel May Begg died 15th January 1948

David (1983)

Inscription: “The Lord hath raised up a horn of Salvation for us in the house of his servant David”.

Artist: Louise Duthie

Fabricated by Kitsilano Glass, Vancouver, B.C.

To the Glory of God commemorating the 50th Anniversary, On September 7, 1980 of the union of St. Andrew’s and Wesley Congregations, by the Congregation of St. Andrew’s Wesley Church.

 

 

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Suffer the Little Children

North Transept Window (1938)

Artist: Duncan Dearle, F.R.S.A.

Fabricated by Morris and Co., England.

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of Nathaniel Churchill.

Given by his daughter and son-in-law Bessie Churchill and Walter D. Frith.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Christ Healing the Sick

 

Christ Healing the Sick

North Transept Window (1949)

Artist: Duncan Dearle, F.R.S.A.

Fabricated by Duncan Dearle, England.

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of Theodore and Isabella Day Simpson.

This window is dedicated by their daughter, Jane Maria Hunter.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Ascension

South Transept Window (1937)

Inscription: “All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth”.

Artist: Duncan Dearle, F.R.S.A.

Fabricated by Morris and Co., England.

To the Service of Christ and in loving memory of Alice D. Trites

This window is dedicated by her husband, Amos B. Trites.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Pentecost

 

South Transept Windows (1986)

 

Artist: Lutz Haufschild

Fabricated by Kitsilano Glass, Vancouver, B.C.

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of

Emily Rebecca Cunningham

by her friend Mary Bowden Wattum

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Boy Jesus Before the High Priests

South Transept Window (1952)

Artist: Duncan Dearle, F.R.S.A.

Fabricated by Duncan Dearle, England.

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of Annie L. Buttimer.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Presentation (1951)
The Adoration (1950)
The Calling of Peter (1951)

Chapel Windows – South Wall (1950 & 1951)

 

Artist: Duncan Dearle, F.R.S.A.

Fabricated by Duncan Dearle, England.

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of

Mr. and Mrs. James Buttimer, and Mr. and Mrs. John S. Dawson

by their son and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Dawson.

 

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The Visitation (1950)
The Annunciation (1950)

Chapel Windows – North Wall (1950)

 

Artist: Duncan Dearle, F.R.S.A.

Fabricated by Duncan Dearle, England.

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of

Mr. and Mrs. James Buttimer, and Mr. and Mrs. John S. Dawson

by their son and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Dawson.

 

 

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The Great Commission

East Window (1969)  Above Balcony

Inscription: “Go ye into all the world”
(Mark 16:15)

Artist: Gabriel Loire, Chartres, France.

To the Glory of God and in loving memory of Dr. Arthur Wilson 1878-1966

by his widow Ruby E. Wilson.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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