St Oswald & St Edmund, Liverpool Road,
Saint John the Evangelist
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John the Evangelist was the only one of the twelve apostles to live into old age. He is depicted wearing emerald and purple robes, embroidered with abstract designs in blue and purple. The chalice is embroidered on Saint John’s robe as a symbol of his devotion to the Eucharist.
Text by Lucy Costigan
Images Copyright to Michael Cullen
Grant aided by the The Heritage Council of Ireland
Updated 12th Feb 2015
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(A): Harry Clarke was actively involved in part of the window’s execution, the rest being executed under his supervision in his Studio
(B): The window was initially conceived by Harry Clarke but executed by the Studio under his close supervision
(C): The window was designed by Harry Clarke.
Where neither A, B or C is indicated beside window title, the stained glass window or panel was designed and executed fully by Harry Clarke