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The Risen Christ with Soldiers

  The Risen Christ with Soldiers

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Three-light window showing Christ between a medieval knight and a soldier of the First World War. Below, Christ is shown on the cross with Mary and John, but the scene extends into the outer lights, where servicemen of various armed forces as well as a female nurse are shown as bystanders at the Crucifixion.

firm/studio: Burlison & Grylls

Church of St James, Manorbier, Pembrokeshire
west wall of the nave

Text: 'To the glory of God and in honour of the brave. Let us now praise famous men and our fathers that begat us.' The latter part is from the Wisdom of Jesus Son of Sirach (Ecclesiasticus) 44:1.

Record added by Martin Crampin. Last updated on 29-12-2017


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Further reading

Martin Crampin, Stained Glass from Welsh Churches (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 2014), pp. 198-9.


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Martin Crampin (ed.), Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue, University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies, Aberystwyth, 2017. (accessed 8 December 2021)

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  The Risen Christ with Soldiers

Photo © Martin Crampin

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