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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

5. Young Jesus teaching in the Temple

6. Simeon and Anna

7. The Incarnation

8. Presentation of Jesus at the temple


Windows on the back wall left to right

9. The Last Supper

10. Mary and Christ Child

11. Jesus baptized by John the Baptist


 Windows on the left, back to front 

12. Jesus Rescues Peter from the sea  

13. The Visitation of the Magi

14. Annunciation to Mary, Mother of Jesus

15. The Resurrection

16.  St. Cecilia


 Windows on the Chapel doors behind the organ *Moved

A. Symbols of Matthew, Mark, Luke & John

B. Bible verses of the omnipotence of God

  • DIAGRAM OF WINDOW LOCATIONS

    Click on the picture to see a larger view.

  • #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 Chi-rho

    In memory of Rev. William Becket M.A. 

    Died A.D. 1743

  • #5  BOY JESUS IN THE TEMPLE

    LUKE 2:41-52

    Saint Peter's Church School 1905

  • #6  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].

  • #7  THE INCARNATION

    LUKE 2:1-20

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



  • #8  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


  • #9  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

  • #10  MAry  AND Christ CHILD

    LUKE 2

    Hiram Rodney Burton 1841-1927

  • #11  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

  • #12  JESUS RESCUES PETER

    MATTHEW 14:22-33

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

  • #13  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

  • #14  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

  • #15  THE Resurrection

    LUKE 24:1-12

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

  • # 16 Saint Cecilia  

    To the Glory of God and  in loving memory of Richard Andrew Denys Freeman Beloved husband, father & chorister of this church. 1943-2019

  • #17 alpha and omega

    In memory of  the Rev. David McIlvaine Deacon

    Died A.D. 1872

  • #18 Harriet  Tubman

    " If you hear the dogs, keep going. If you see the torches in the woods, keep going. If there's shouting after you, keep going. Don't ever stop. Keep going. If you want a taste of freedom, keep going."

    Given  by the Rev. J. Carlyle Gill and Carol Wzorek.

  • #19 The Trinity

    In memory of J. Lyons Richardson 1890-1953

  • #20 The Good Shepard

    To the Glory of God and in thanksgiving  for the ministry of the Reverened Jeffery Austin Ross, The Good Shepard!

    Arthur Raymond

    Myrtle Charles

    Okke Graham

  • #21 Godfreyde bouillon

    In memory of Capt. Thomas James Virden 1875-1955

    Eva Kneale Virden 1873-1961

  • #22 Glasonbury floreat ecclesia

    In memory of Sarah Lank Marshall June 10, 1892- May 11, 1965

    Fred Conwell Marshall January 4, 1893- December 31, 1965

  • #23  Canterbury

    In memory of Hannah Virden  Marshall November 4, 1876- June 28, 1963

    Arthur West Marshall June 20, 1861-February 2, 1936

  • #24 London

    In memory of Thomas Kneale 1834-1922

    Frances Howes Kneale 1851-1933

  • #25 sEAL OF THE DIOCESE OF PENNSYLVANIA

    Seal of the Diocese of Pennsylvania Founded in 1785

    In memory of Charles H.B. Turner D.D

    May5, 1852-Oct. 9, 1930

  • #26 The society for the propegation of the gospel in foreign parts


  • #27 Seal of the Diocese of delaware

    The Seal of the Diocese of Delaware founded in 1786.

    In Memory of Helen Lofland Carter

    Dec. 17, 1889- Aug. 15, 1956

  • # 28 St. Peter LAncet Window

    In memory of Rector Rev. John Kinsey Stewart

    1871