Stained Glass Windows John 9:1-41 Jesus healing the man born blind. There is a priest to the right and the father to left The Triumphant Christ I am the Alpha and Omega,the first and the last,the beginning and the end.(Revelations 22:13) The Ascension Mark 16:19Luke 24:51 The men around Christ are traditionally identified as Peter, Andrew, James and John. Baptism of Jesus. John the Baptist is often pictured with a banner having a reed Cross. Note the descending dove, as the symbol of the Holy Spirit coming down on Jesus. John sprinkles water on Jesus from a clam shell. The blessing of the Children or the Baptism. Many denominations base infant baptism upon this event. Note the Easter lily as a symbol that Christ’s blessing brings eternal life. This window includes almost all of the elements of the traditional story of Christmas. The angelic choir is represented by one angel with the banner “Peace on Earth”. The light of the Christmas Star forms a Roman Cross. Also, behind the head of the baby Jesus,, there is the circle of the nimbus, which indicates a sacred person.