Truro, Chapel of the Community of the Epiphany

North 2

Entries in grey are not obtained from documentary evidence, but are inferred from content, context, etc.

Date of manufacture and insertion
1912
Number of lights
1
Maker
Kempe, CE
Main subject
  1. Magi and star
  2. Adoration of the Magi
Tracery subject
King David
Donor
Friends of dedicatee
Dedicatee
Mother Julian, née Julian Jane Jemima Maitland Warrender, daughter of Sir John Warrender, Foundress of the Community of the Epiphany, died
Notes
  1. Death of dedicatee, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 8.
  2. Insertion, dedicatee, (notice of insertion on ) Western Daily Mercury p 12, West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser p 3, West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser p 4.
  3. Maker’s mark (wheatsheaf and tower) at bottom left, just above the inscription.
  4. Inserted at same time as North 3.

In memory of Mother Julian, Foundress, C.E.

Populus, quem non cognovi, servivit mihi, in auditu auris obedivit mihi (A people whom I have not known shall serve me. As soon as they hear of me, they shall obey me) (Psalms 18:43–44).

At the top of the window King David holds a scroll containing a quotation from Psalm 18, and below him the Magi see the star.

Surge, illuminare, quia venit lumen tuum, et gloria Domini super te orta est (Arise, shine; for Thy light is come, and the glory of the Lord is risen upon thee) (Isaiah 60:1).

Lower. Adoration of the Magi

Inscription at bottom of window.