Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière (13): Sky Blue

The twelfth century blue stained glass in this window makes me think of the sky, its moods, and its magnificence. Blue of the Notre Dame de Belle Verrière Stained Glass Window by Jill K H Geoffrion

My Prayer:

For the gift of blue, in all its hues, and for all it can symbolize, I give thanks.

Blue of the Notre Dame de Belle Verrière Stained Glass Window by Jill K H Geoffrion

Scriptural Touchstones:

Numbers 4:11 Over the golden altar they shall spread a blue cloth…Numbers 4:11

Blue of the Notre Dame de Belle Verrière Stained Glass Window by Jill K H Geoffrion

The heavens are telling the glory of God; and the firmament proclaims his handiwork. Psalm 19:1

Invitation to Prayer:

Blue of the Notre Dame de Belle Verrière Stained Glass Window by Jill K H Geoffrion

Notice the different blues in this image. What do they help you remember? Feel? What prayers are emerging in your body, imagination, mind and heart? Pray them now.

Photos:Blue of the Notre Dame de Belle Verrière Stained Glass Window by Jill K H Geoffrion
Blues found in twelfth century panels (with some restorations) of the stained glass window known as Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière at Chartres Cathedral in France.

Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière by Jill K H Geoffrion

Other posts in this series:

(1) Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière: Beauty
(2) Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière: Iconic Love
(3) Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière: Seeing and Being Seen
(4) Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière: Jesus, Mary’s Son
(5) Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière: Jesus’ Message
(6) Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière: The Holy Spirit
(7) Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière: Queen Mary
(8) Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière: Throne of Wisdom
(9) Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière: Halo
(10) Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière: Like Mother, Like Son
(11) Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière: Mary’s Veil
(12) Notre Dame de la Belle Verrière: Who is Looking at Whom?

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