Window 14: John on Patmos

image of John on Patmos

St. John on Patmos

Reynolds, Francis & Rhonstock, 1963-64
In memory of Meade Homer Willis, 1878-1967
Given by Meade Willis, Jr., Ben Willis, and James Willis
Lower balcony, east wall

The otherwise unknown author of the apocalyptic book of Revelation is shown in exile on Patmos. He is writing in a book as directed in his vision and is surrounded by images (Revelation 1:13-20) including:
Seven candlesticks
Seven stars in the hand of the man “like unto the Son of Man”
Two-edged sword
Golden censer
Eagle with six wings (Revelation 4:7-8)