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Stained glass image of Saint Simon.

Saint Simon and Saint Jude Stained Glass

St. Simon and St. Jude Honored in Stained Glass Saints Simon and Jude are the eleventh and twelfth disciples of Jesus, who continued after the crucifixion to do His work, as missionaries traveling together to bring the gospel to Mesopotamia and Persia, and were eventually martyred there.  Saint Simon, or Simon the Zealot and St. […]

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St. Stanislaus in stained glass.

Saint Stanislaus is Honored in Stained Glass

Stained Glass Featuring Saint Stanislaus April 11 is the feast day that celebrates the life of Roman Catholic Saint Stanislaus of Szczepanów, a patron saint of Poland who was born in 1030 and became the Bishop of Krakow. Especially beloved by Polish Catholics, Saint Stanislaus is honored by churches and shrines all over the world. […]

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This stained glass design features Saint Peter Canisius.

Saint Peter Canisius Honored in Stained Glass Art

Stained Glass Featuring Saint Peter Canisius Saint Peter Canisius was born in 1521 in the Netherlands during the Protestant Reformation, and as a Jesuit priest, is credited with helping reestablish the identity of the Catholic faith in Germany, as well as fostering an understanding of Catholicism among Protestants.  As a doctor of the church, he […]

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A beautiful stained glass window featuring Saint Catherine of Alexandria.

Saint Catherine of Alexandria is Honored in Stained Glass

Feast Day of Saint Catherine of Alexandria Celebrated Born early in the fourth century to pagan royalty and known for the scores who followed her in acceptance of Jesus as the Christ, Saint Catherine of Alexandria is a saint whose feast day is celebrated by Catholics and Orthodox Christians on November 25.  Known as a […]

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Stained glass depiction of Saint Paul.

Stained Glass Windows Honoring Saint Paul

Saint Paul Stained Glass Windows One of the things that made the life of Saint Paul–also known as Paul the Apostle–so significant is that he actively persecuted Christians before becoming a follower of Jesus Christ. Like many of the early saints, Paul made it his mission to share the good news of Jesus with as […]

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Saint Joseph in stained glass.

Saint Joseph Stained Glass Windows

Stained Glass Windows featuring St. Joseph Saint Joseph is best known as the earthly father of Jesus Christ. Because of the important role he played in the early life of the Savior, it is not surprising that he is one of the most well-known and celebrated saints in the Christian faith. The details provided in […]

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