Melbourne, Cathedral Church of St Paul

n3. Chapel of the Ascension north 1

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

Date of manufacture and insertion
Number of lights
2
Maker
Clayton & Bell
Main subject
Baptism of Christ in the river Jordan
Tracery subject
Angel holding scroll
Subject type
Narrative
Donor
Cathedral Erection Board
Dedicatee
Joseph Reed, Cathedral architect, died
Notes
  1. Death of dedicatee, The Argus, p 6
  2. Image of window.

Glory to God in the highest (Luke 2:14).

Jesus answering said unto him, Suffer it to be so now (Matthew 3:15).

The gift of Erection Board in memory of Joseph Reed Arch.

Baptism of Christ in the river Jordan: John the Baptist pouring out water on Christ’s head: the Holy Ghost descends. John holds a staff from which hangs a banner on which is written Ecce Agnus Dei (Behold the Lamb of God, John 1:29).

Photograph copyright © Dorothea Rowse.