Harry Clarke Windows - St Oswald & St Edmund, Aston-in-Makerfield, Lancaster

St Oswald & St Edmund, Aston-in-Makerfield, Lancaster

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Saint Clare (A)
Number of Windows:(Total in Church)
7
Number of Lights (Each):
1
Date:
1930
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St Oswald & St Edmund, Liverpool Road,
Ashton-in-Makerfield
WIGAN WN
England
Saint Clare


 

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Saint Clare was born in Assisi, Umbria in the twelfth century. She founded the order of the Poor Clares, an enclosed order for nuns.   Saint Clare is portrayed dressed in the brown habit of the order of Poor Clares. She holds a golden chalice containing a church to donate her devotion to the Eucharist.