Parable of the Sower.
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Title:Parable of the Sower

"Medieval stained glass depicting the first scene of the Parable of the Sower, in which seeds scattered on stony ground are eaten by birds (Mt 13:3-5; Mk 4:3-5). Right panel in the fifth register of the Second Typological Window (n. XV, 19) in the north choir aisle, dated to about 1180. This was originally part of the Sixth Typological Window, which centered on the theme of seeds and the bread of the Eucharist."

Building:Canterbury Cathedral
Object/Function:Stained glass
Country:United Kingdom

Scripture:Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23
Lectionary links:AProp10
General Subject:Seeds

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Attribution:Parable of the Sower, from Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. [retrieved August 3, 2021]. Original source:
Record Number:54265 Last Updated: 2020-11-11 19:07:36 Record Created: 2009-03-19 13:20:17
Institution:Vanderbilt University Unit: Collection: Art in the Christian Tradition

Bibliographic Source:Stained Glass of Canterbury Cathedral
Author:Michael, M. A.
Publisher:Scala Publishers Ltd