Window 17: Blessed are the Peacemakers


J. G. Rey and Associates, 1964
In loving memory of Mary Cabell Sheppard, 1885-1963
Given by her family
Narthex north stairwell down

“Blessed are the peacemakers, for they shall be called children of God” (Matthew 5:9).
Lower medallion: “…and they shall beat their swords into plowshares and their spears into pruning hooks” (Isaiah 2:4 and Micah 4:3).
Upper medallion: Tree of life “…and the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations” (Revelation 22:2). Above the tree is the Lamb (symbol of Christ) Triumphant.