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Window 6 – The Baptism of Jesus


Jesus, St. John the Baptizer


Camel’s Hair Coat and Locust: St. John the Baptizer

Shell: baptism

Fish: Christianity

Chi-Rho: an ancient monogram of Christ, the first two letters of the Greek word for Christ

Descending Dove: the Holy Spirit which descended in the form of a dove upon Jesus at his baptism

Clerestory Window


Baptismal Font: The eight sides of the base of the font symbolize regeneration or baptism. Jesus was given His name when he was eight days old, and we receive our names at baptism.


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