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Stained glass - St. Joseph RC Church / St. Joseph University Church
3269 Main St., Buffalo, NY

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Stained glass windows by Franz Xavier Zettler of Munich?
STYLE: Munich Pictorial Style

On this page, below:

Left side sanctuary - "The Banishment from Eden"

Right side sanctuary - "Aggeus"

North transept - "Communion"

South transept - "Crucifixion"

Clerestory - Windows

Rose window - "Sacrificial Lamb"

August 2019 Photos

Sanctuary - Left side stained glass window: "The Banishment from Eden"

Stained glass windows

STYLE: Munich Pictorial Style


Sanctuary - Left side: "The Banishment from Eden"   ...  
The Old and New Testaments are related in Medieval thinking that interprets the Old Testament are precursing the New Testament. Adam and Eve are banished from the Garden of Eden, but Jesus (lion) watches and will be born as a man to redeem mankind  ... 
MedallionGod  the Father (Old Testament)   ...  
  Snake (Satan) (Old Testament)    ...   Adam and Eve (Old Testament)    ...   Mary holding Jesus (Mother of God)  (New Testament)    ...  Lion (Jesus)  (New Testament)    ...   Two details below:


Sanctuary - Left side: "The Banishment from Eden"  -  Detail #1   ...   Note dog-tooth ornament



Sanctuary - Left side: "The Banishment from Eden" - Detail #2
The Old and New Testaments are related in Medieval thinking that interprets the Old Testament are precursing the New Testament.   ... 
MedallionGod  the Father .  ..   Mary holding Jesus (Mother of God)   ...  Lion (Jesus)    ...   Snake (Satan)   ...   Adam and Eve





Sanctuary - Right side stained glass window: "Aggeus" (Book of the Prophet Haggai)


Sanctuary - Right side: "Aggeus" 
God speaks to the Prophet Aggeus/Haggai and laments the fact that His temple is in ruins. This message led to the rebuilding of the temple.   ...   Five details below:


"Aggeus" detail #1 - Medallion


"Aggeus" detail #2 - God the Father



"Aggeus" detail #3 -  The Prophet



"Aggeus" detail #4



  "Aggeus" detail #5 -  The damaged First Temple in Jerusalem




Left (north) transept: "Communion" stained glass window

Stained glass windows


North transept:  "Communion"   ...   Nine details below:


North  transept:  "Communion"   ...   Detail #1



North  transept:  "Communion"   - Detail #2



North  transept:  "Communion"    ...   Details #3



North  transept:  "Communion"   ...    Detail #4


North  transept:  "Communion"    ...    Detail #5


North  transept:  "Communion"   - Detail #6



North  transept:  "Communion"    - Detail #7: Last Supper



North  transept:  "Communion"     - Detail #8



North transept:  "Communion"      ...   Detail #9




South transept stained glass window:  "Crucifixion"


South transept:  "Crucifixion"   ...   Eight details below:


South transept:  "Crucifixion"    ...   Detail #1


South transept:  "Crucifixion"  ...   Detail #2



South  transept:  "Crucifixion"  ...   Detail #3 - Angel holding sponge and spear



South  transept:  "Crucifixion"  ...   Detail #4



South transept:  "Crucifixion"  ...   Detail #5 - Cloth with which Veronica wiped Jesus' face



South transept:  "Crucifixion"  ...   Detail #6



South transept:  "Crucifixion"  ...   Detail #7: Abraham and Isaac



South transept:  "Crucifixion"  ...   Detail #8: "Agony in the Garden"




Clerestory windows


  Clerestory stained glass windows



Clerestory   ...    "Entry into Jerusalem"   ...   Four details below:


  "Entry into Jerusalem"    ...   Detail #1



"Entry into Jerusalem"    ...   Detail #2



  "Entry into Jerusalem"    ...   Detail #3



  "Entry into Jerusalem"    ...   Detail #4






Clerestory   ...   "Shepherds Summoned to the Nativity"   ...   Two details below:


"Shepherds Summoned to the Nativity"   ...   Detail #1



  "Shepherds Summoned to the Nativity"   ...    Detail #2







Clerestory    ...   "Twelve-year-old Jesus Teaches in the Jerusalem Temple"   ...   Two details below:


"Twelve-year-old Jesus Teaches in the Jerusalem Temple"    ...   Detail #1



"Twelve-year-old Jesus Teaches in the Jerusalem Temple"       ...   Detail #2







Clerestory    ...     "Resurrection"   ...      Two details below:


"Resurrection"   ...    Detail #1



"Resurrection"     ...   Detail #2







Clerestory    ...    "Coronation"   ...   Two details below:


   "Coronation"   ...    Detail #1 - Trinity crowning Mary



  "Coronation"     ...    Detail #2 - God the Father







Clerestory    ...      "Jesus Preaches to Children"   ...   Three details below:


"Jesus Preaches to Children"   ...    Detail #1



"Jesus Preaches to Children"   ...    Detail #2



"Jesus Preaches to Children"      ...    Detail #3







Clerestory   ...    "God Appearing to Moses"    ...    Two details below:


God Appearing to Moses"    ...    Detail #1 - God holding Commandment tablet



God Appearing to Moses"    ...    Detail #2 - Moses




 


Clerestory   ...   ORGAN LOFT   ...   "Jesus Counsels the Rich Man," Matthew 19: 16-24.   ...   Two details below:


   ORGAN LOFT   ...  "Jesus Counsels the Rich Man" - Detail #1



   ORGAN LOFT   ...   "Jesus Counsels the Rich Man" - Detail #2







Clerestory  medallion   ...    "Nativity of Jesus"







Clerestory   medallion    ...    "Miracle of Loaves and Fishes"







Clerestory  medallion     ...   "Presentation of Jesus in the Temple"







Clerestory   medallion    ...   "Jesus' Removal From the Cross"







Clerestory    medallion   ...    "Dormition"







Clerestory   medallion   ...   "Agony in the Garden"



Organ loft rose window


Rose window   ...   Sacrificial Lamb   ...   Detail below:


Sacrificial Lamb   ...   Detail





Photos and their arrangement 2019 Chuck LaChiusa
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