The stained glass windows
St. Paul's United Church of Christ is graced with a wonderful series of stained-glass windows circling our Sanctuary. The artist was Mr. Conrad Pickel. The windows were designed, created, and installed during the construction of our present church building in 1950.
The descriptions of each window in the links on this page are taken from the publication: The Past Is Prologue - Saint Paul's United Church of Christ - 1879-1979 - Saint Paul, Minnesota. However, the windows' narrative in The Past Is Prologue was in turn a reprinting of The Story of Our Windows by the Reverend Erwin Koch, D.D., first published in the church's 80th anniversary booklet. (No historical church document has been found that definitively explains the elements of the window of Saints Peter and Paul. Any readers knowing about such a document, or with further insight into the symbolism shown for these two saints are encouraged to contact the church office.)
You can navigate through these pages in sequence by either scrolling down to the bottom of each page and clicking on the next>> text or by clicking on a listing in the Article Index in the upper left of each page. If you want to view a window in more detail, then you can probably zoom in on the page using controls specific to your web browser.
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