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The eight stained glass windows (four on each side of the church) are depictions of the Beatitudes as recorded in the Gospel of Matthew, Chapter 5.
The Beatitudes are at the beginning of the passage known as the Sermon on the Mount, the longest teaching given by Jesus.
They are radical if not revolutionary calls to Jesus' hearers changing the accepted views of his time.
Today these be-attitudes challenge us, his Christian followers, to a lifestyle different from much of our surrounding culture. As we strive to live out these (be-) attitudes we very practically rely on the person Jesus Christ.
It is Jesus Christ who reveals to us the love of his Father in heaven and who empowers us with his Spirit to continue to be his message of liberation for all peoples in all times.
The stained glass is the work of artist Pierre Fourmaintraux. (1896 - 1974 )
The texts are from the Revised Standard Version (Catholic Edition) Mt 5:3-10