Window 6: Mary and Martha of Bethany

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Mary and Martha

In Memory of Mary Symington Boggs, June 12, 1831–May 30, 1905, and Elizabeth Boggs Taylor, September 5, 1859–September 1, 1892
Given by their granddaughter and great-granddaughter, Elizabeth Dillard Reynolds
High over side altar (two lancets)

The left lancet shows Mary of Bethany; the subject in the lower pedella is her anointing Jesus’s feet. The right lancet shows her sister Martha of Bethany; she is shown in the pedella with her serving trays (Luke 10:38-42). The symbols of the flaming heart and rose are at the tops.