Tag: Geoffrey Webb

Moses strikes the rock (Numbers 20:1-13)

Moses strikes the rock (Numbers 20:1-13)

After leaving Egypt, the Israelites wandered in the desert for forty years. Dying of thirst, they protested to Moses about the lack of water available for their families and their animals. So Moses and Aaron consulted God in prayer. Moses was told to strike the rock at Meribah with his staff, causing water to miraculously gush … Continue reading Moses strikes the rock (Numbers 20:1-13)

The Woman of the Apocalypse (Revelation 12:1-6)

The Woman of the Apocalypse (Revelation 12:1-6)

In this stained glass scene, we see St John's great vision of the Woman of the Apocalypse. As described in Revelation 12:1-6, she is seen in heaven, clothed with the sun, standing on the moon and with a crown of twelve stars on her head. The Church has always interpreted this passage to refer at … Continue reading The Woman of the Apocalypse (Revelation 12:1-6)