Window 42: St. Anne

St. Anne

Willet Studios, 1978-79
To the Glory of God and in Loving Memory of Beverly McCreight, 1886-1973, and Sarah Katherine McCreight, 1886-1955
Givenby Dr. Charles McCreight (their son)
Clerestory north wall over balcony

According to tradition, St. Anne was the mother of the Virgin Mary and grandmother of Jesus Christ, although she is not named in the Bible. Here she is shown with the Torah, perhaps alluding to Jesus’s Jewish heritage.