The Perfect Stained Glass Dome for Your Home

The Perfect Stained Glass Dome for Your Home

  Stained Glass Domes are Perfect for the Home One of the most dramatic and elegant elements for the any home décor scheme is a well-made, breathtaking dome ceiling. A stained glass dome, crafted by talented artists who are experts in the art of fine stained glass, adds an amazing flair of color and light […]

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Stained Glass Through the Ages: Part 3- Stained Glass Today

Stained Glass Through the Ages: Part 3- Stained Glass Today

  Today’s Stained Glass  Stained glass art has changed dramatically over the centuries.  The wide gulf between the stained glass windows of the middle ages, and the breathtaking works of stained glass today is vast and deep.  Stained glass has moved into every venue from casinos to high end restaurants, entertainment centers to homes, as […]

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Stained Glass Through the Ages: Part 2- The Art

Stained Glass Through the Ages: Part 2- The Art

Stained Glass – The Art Stained glass art is part of our lives, especially our religious lives.  A mesmerizing and beautiful element of church décor, stained glass windows through the ages have provided congregations with teachings of faith using color and light.  The art of stained glass over the years has taken its place among […]

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Stained Glass Through the Ages: Part 1– The People

Stained Glass Through the Ages: Part 1– The People

People in Stained Glass History Shipwrecked sailors, Pliny the Elder, Titus, ancient Egyptians and Mesopotamian potters at work, old England church builders and clergy, archaeologists and American immigrants – all part of the impressive history of beautiful stained glass works of art. Stained glass is an inspirational part of traditional church décor that has a […]

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Moses in stained glass.

Improve the Worship Experience with Stained Glass

Stained Glass Lights Up The Worship Experience It’s easy to think of church stained glass as simply a colorful part of traditional religious decor. Stories of the Bible, depictions of saints and angels, parables, proverbs and psalms are reflected across sanctuaries, synagogues and prayer chapels in shades of color and light. Such a longstanding religious […]

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St. Monica in stained glass.

Saint Monica’s Feast Day Celebrated with Stained Glass

Beautiful Stained Glass Representing Saint Monica The patron saint of difficult marriages, victims of adultery and disappointing children, Saint Monica endured each of these situations during her life. Born in Northern Africa, she was married off by her family to a pagan man named Patricius, even though she was a Christian. Patricius was an adulterer, […]

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The crowning of Mary in stained glass.

Mary Honored as the Queen of Heaven in Stained Glass

The Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary Depicted in Stained Glass As The Queen of Heaven was crowned by Jesus and Almighty God Himself, the Blessed Virgin Mary’s Coronation is celebrated by Catholics everywhere on a special feast day to honor this event on August 27. Named The Queen of Heaven or Queen of Angels […]

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Saint Clare in stained glass.

Stained Glass Windows featuring Saint Clare of Assisi

Feast of St. Clare Celebrated August 11 Born Chiara Offreduccio in 1194, in Assisi, Italy, St. Clare became one of the few women leaders in the early Christian church. As a very young girl, she became devoted to the works of Saint Francis of Assisi, who mentored her, and made a promise to herself that […]

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The Transfiguration of the Lord in stained glass.

Stained Glass Depictions of The Transfiguration of the Lord

The Transfiguration of the Lord “”He was transfigured before them. And his face did shine as the sun: and his garments became white as snow.” Matthew 17:2 The transfiguration of the Lord is one of the most significant days in Christian history, celebrated each year on August 6. A milestone in the life of Christ, […]

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Saint Kateri Tekakwitha in stained glass.

Saint Kateri Tekakwitha Celebrated in Stained Glass

Stained Glass Representing St. Kateri Tekakwitha Saint Kateri Tekakwitha was canonized a saint on October 21, 2012, the first female Native American saint. Born in 1656 to a Mohawk chief in what is now central New York state, Kateri Tekakwitha grew up in the Mohawk tradition, but under the influence of her Christian Algonquin mother. Her […]

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