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Memorial Window: John Edward BENNETT - Crucifixion "I, if I be lifted up from the earth/ will draw all men unto me"

From the Collection of Christ Church Anglican Parish of Warrnambool 230 Koroit Street Corner of Koroit Street and Henna Street Warrnambool Victoria

Description
Stained glass memorial lancet window, central light, west wall, north nave, depicting the crucifixion of Jesus.
Size
3.6m x .53m
Object Registration
000015D
Keywords
memorial stained glass window lancet window bennett je bennett john edward bennett warrnambool woollen mill
Historical information
John Edward Bennett was born in Leeds, Yorkshire, 1862. He was devoted to his family and his church, being a churchwarden and a verstryman of this Parish. He was a lay preacher for 40 years in the Dioceses of Melbourne and Ballarat. He was the first Manager of the Warrnambool Woollen Mill.
He died on Nov 10th 1928.
Made By
Brooks , Bennett & Co (Maker)
Significance
He was the first manager of Warrnambool Woollen Mill.
Inscriptions & Markings
To the Glory of God and in loving memory of/John Edward Bennett/ sometime Churchwarden and Vestryman of this Parish, and for/40 years a Lay Reader in the Dioceses of Melbourne and/ Ballarat, born in Leeds, Yorkshire, 1862, entered into rest Nov 10th, 1928/ A devoted husband and father,/ a faithful servant of God and His Church/Not slothful in business, fervent in spirit, serving the Lord.
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM