THE WINDOWS OF WESLEY VISUAL TOUR

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A tour of the stained glass windows of Wesley UMC in Oklahoma City (est. 1910 ;sanctuary built 1928).

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THE WINDOWS OF WESLEY:

THE WINDOWS OF WESLEY A Visual Tour Oklahoma City, Oklahoma / Est. 1910 ; Sanctuary Built 1928 Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

The Setting:

The Setting Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

The Windows: Introduction:

The Windows: Introduction The church sanctuary was built in 1928, using the cruciform (cross) shape common in English Gothic Churches. The arms of the cross are called “Transepts”; the top of the cross area is the “chancel”; the foyer or lobby is called the “Narthex”. Along each side of the sanctuary are covered hallways called “Cloisters.” In the church there are four large “Story Windows” : East, West, North, South. There are 6 cloister story windows There are 8 smaller transept windows There are approx. 15 non-story stained glass windows. Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

Views of the sanctuary:

Views of the sanctuary Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

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Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

The eastern window: “Christ and the Children”:

The eastern window: “Christ and the Children” Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

The West window: “Come Unto Me”:

The West window: “Come Unto Me” Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

NORTHERN WINDOW: “THE TRANSFIGURATION”:

NORTHERN WINDOW: “THE TRANSFIGURATION” Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

SOUTH WINDOW: “THE GOOD SHEPHERD”:

SOUTH WINDOW: “THE GOOD SHEPHERD” Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

Transept Balcony areas:

Transept Balcony areas Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

Detailing:

Detailing Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

Christmas:

Christmas Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

Christmas:

Christmas Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

christmas:

christmas Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

Cloister Window:

Cloister Window Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

Christian Symbols :

Christian Symbols Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

Other features:

Other features Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

The Sanctuary:

The Sanctuary Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

The Sanctuary:

The Sanctuary Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

Wesley United Methodist church:

Wesley United Methodist church 1401 NW 25 Street (NW 25 th & Classen Blvd.) Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Parking and Office entrance on the west side. www.wesleyokc.org 405-525-3521 Office Hours: M-Thurs. 9:30 to 4:00 Wesley UMC - Oklahoma City, Ok

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