St Ewe, All Saints

South aisle 3

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Date of manufacture and insertion
1889
Number of lights
2
Maker
Fouracre & Watson
Main subject
a. Baptism—the first of the seven sacraments
b. Confirmation—the second of the seven sacraments
Tracery subject
Dove of the Holy Spirit
Subject type
Narrative
Donor
Friends of dedicatee
Dedicatee
Richard Sibley Rowe, of the East Cornwall Bank, St Austell, died aged 27 years, nephew of Samuel Gillard, steward at Heligan, and his wife Mary Gillard.
Notes
  1. Death of dedicatee Cornish Telegraph p 5.
  2. Donors, dedicatee, insertion Western Morning News p 3, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 8.
  3. CintW 20/7/1889

To the Glory of God and in memory of Richard Sibley Rowe the beloved nephew of Samuel and Mary Gillard, who died at Heligan aged 27 years This window is erected in grateful remembrance of a useful and unselfish life by subscriptions from upwards of eighty friends.

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A. Quatrefoil containing the Dove of the Holy Spirit on four starbursts.

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Flowers and foliage at the top of each main light.

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Repent, and be baptized [every one of you] in the name of Jesus Christ (Acts 2:38)

a. A contemporary depiction of the holy sacrament of baptism.

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Bring them up in the nurture and admonition of the Lord (Ephesians 6:4)

b. A medieval depiction of the rite of confirmation.

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Flowers and foliage at the bottom of each main light.

Photograph copyright © John Evans.