Hellenic Orthodox Church of the Annunciation - Table of Contents

Group 2 - Bottom row - Old Testament Figures
South Transept Stained Glass Window
Hellenic Orthodox Church of the Annunciation

Former North Presbyterian Church
146 West Utica Street, Buffalo, NY 14222

Studio: Harry Goodhue, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Companion page: Group 1 - Top two rows


Top row: Angels
 Middle row:  Samuel, Samuel, Abraham, Moses, Joshua, Boaz and Ruth,  David

Bottom row, from the left: Hosea, Daniel, Esther, Isaiah, Deborah, 
Isaiah, Amos  - SEE BELOW


Two far left panels, bottom row: Hosea, Daniel



Detail - far left panel: Hosea
Hosea 11:4  I led them with cords of human kindness, with ties of love;  
I lifted the yoke from their neck and bent down to feed them.



Detail - far left panel: Hosea



Detail - second panel from the left: Daniel



Detail - second panel from the left: Daniel
MENE, MENE, TEKEL, UPHARSIN (Daniel 5:25)

See Daniel 5:1-28 for the Biblical story


Third, fourth (center) and fifth panels from the left: Esther, Isaiah, Deborah


Detail, third panel from the left: Esther 7:3
 Then Esther the queen answered and said, If I have found favour [in thy sight, O king, and if it please the king, let my life be given me at my petition, and my people at my request]


Detail, third panel from the left: Esther

Detail -  fourth panel from the left (center):
Isaiah 7:14 Therefore the Lord himself shall give you a sign;
Behold, a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son, and shall call his name Immanuel.
Iconography in Art and Architecture: Isaiah


Detail - Deborah
Judges 5:3 Hear, O ye kings; give ear, O ye princes;
I [Deborah], even I, will sing unto the LORD; I will sing praise to the LORD God of Israel.


Far right panels: Isaiah, Amos


Detail -  second panel from the right: Isaiah
Isaiah 11:5    Righteousness will be his belt
       and faithfulness the sash around his waist.
Iconography in Art and Architecture: Isaiah


Detail - far right panel:   Amos 5:4 For thus saith the Lord [unto the house of Isreal], seek ye me and ye shall live."
Companion page: Group 1 - Top two rows

Special thanks to Rev. Dr. Father Christos B. Christakis for his cooperation in 2010

Photos and their arrangement © 2010 Chuck LaChiusa
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