The Stained Glass in Saint Paulís Church, Brighton

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The Chancel Windows (2, 3, 4, 5)††††††††† Eback to Plan

 

The Apostles

 

These windows show the Apostles, around the High Altar:

 

(2)

S Peter, holding the keys of heaven and the book of his Epistles

S Andrew, carrying his saltire cross†† X

S Paul, holding his sword of his martyrdom and a book of his Epistles

 

(3)

S Thomas, holding the spear of his martyrdom and a carpenterís square

S James the Brother of Our Lord, carrying a pilgrimís staff and the book of his (apocryphal) Gospel

S James, brother of John, holding his club of his martyrdom and a book of his Epistle

 

(4)

S Philip, holding his missionary cross

S John, the beloved disciple, carrying a poisoned chalice that could not harm him and the book of his Gospel and the Apocalypse

S Bartholomew, holding the flaying knife of his martyrdom

 

(5)

S Simon, holding the saw of his martyrdom

S Matthew, holding the book of his Gospel and a quill

S Jude, holding the spear of his martyrdom and a book of his Epistle