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The Stained Glass Windows at St. Peter's

The Story of God's Love in Pictures  


Behind the Altar, center, left and right 

1. Christ the King

2. Saint Peter

3. Saint John the Beloved


Windows on the right, front to back

4. Young Jesus teaching in the Temple

5. Simeon and Anna

6. The Incarnation

7. Presentation of Jesus at the temple


Windows on the back wall left to right

8. The Last Supper

9. Mary and Christ Child

10. Jesus baptized by John the Baptist


 Windows on the left, back to front 

11. Jesus Rescues Peter from the sea  

12. The Visitation of the Magi

13. Annunciation to Mary, Mother of Jesus

14. The Resurrection


 Windows on the Chapel doors behind the organ 

A. Symbols of Matthew, Mark, Luke & John

B. Bible verses of the omnipotence of God

  • DIAGRAM OF WINDOW LOCATIONS


  • #1 Christ the King

    REVELATION 1:5

    “Thy throne O God is for ever and ever”

    —to the Glory of God and in memory of Marshall Bertrand


  • #2  Saint Peter

    MATTHEW 16:18

    In memory of Thomas Arthur Rowland and Margaret Ann Rowland

  • #3  SAINT JOHN THE BELOVED

    JOHN 13:23

    In memory of Eliza West Prettyman; Susan Rowland Savage; Margaret Vessels Sherer


  • #4  BOY JESUS IN THE TEMPLE

    LUKE 2:41-52

    Saint Peter's Church School 1905

  • #5  SIMEON AND ANNA

    LUKE 2:25-38

    To the Glory of God and in loving memory of William Paynter Orr,

    sometime Warden of the Parish and of Emily Hunter, his wife [died 1895].

  • #6  THE INCARNATION

    LUKE 2:1-20

    To the Glory of God and in loving memory of Mary McIllvaine Simmons 1809-1906



  • #7  THE PRESENTATION

    LUKE 2:21-24

    To the Glory of God and in loving memory of David Johnston Marshall,

    11/10/1811 - 12/28/1882; Eliza Ann Marshall, March 13, 1813 - March 1, 1912; Thomas Howard Carpenter, December 10, 1829 - November 29, 1901; Catharine Franklin Carpenter, December 26, 1835 - June 29, 1908


  • #8  THE EUCHARIST

    MATTHEW 26:22-30, MARK 14:17-26,

    LUKE 22:14-23, JOHN 13:21-30, 1 CORINTHIANS 11:23-26

    In loving memory of Mary Rodney Hickman Evans

  • #9  MADONNA  AND CHILD

    LUKE 2

    Hiram Rodney Burton 1841-1927

  • #10  BAPTISM

    MATTHEW 3:13-17; MARK 1:9-11; 

    LUKE 3:21-22; JOHN 1:29-34; ACTS 8:26-40

    In loving memory of Robert Cornelius Chambers and Salle Rench Chambers

  • #11  JESUS RESCUES PETER

    MATTHEW 14:22-33

    To the Glory of God and in loving memory of Martha E. Chambers

  • #12  VISITATION OF THE MAGI

    MATTHEW 2:1-12

    To be the light to lighten the gentiles and to be the glory of they people Israel: To be the glory of God and in oving memory of James West Marshall, senior warden of the parish 1898-1910. Born 12

  • #13  THE ANNUNCIATION

    LUKE 1:26-38

    Ave Maria Gratia Plena To the glory of God and in loving memory of Henry Smith Marshall 1829-1907, wife Hannah Elisabeth Burton 1834-1893 by their children in 1913

  • #14  THE EMPTY TOMB

    LUKE 24:1-12

    In memory of Elizabeth Leiper by her daughter Mrs. W. Horace Hepburn