Window 5: Missionary Saints Augustine and Wilfrid

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St. Wilfrid and St. Augustine

In Memory of Rufus Tucker Stedman, 1856-1931, and Sallie Hill Stedman, 1858-1927
Given by their son, J. Porter Stedman
Beside side altar on north wall, right

Bottom: St. Augustine of Canterbury landing at Kent, received by King Ethelbert. He is believed to have introduced the Benedictine Order into England. He was sent from Rome as missionary to Britain by St. Gregory.
Top: St. Wilfrid, Bishop of York, baptizing converts. He was a devoted bishop and missionary who traveled widely.
Coat of arms at top of lancet is of Canterbury: Episcopal staff with four crosses