Kodak EasyShare C643 Photo #8 Closer walk with thee

back to St. Mary's Epsicopal Cathedral's web site photo by Gary Bridgman A spectral projection (from a stained glass window) seems to climb above a portrait of the Very Rev. Israel Noe (Dean of St. Mary's from 1921-1938) near the interior entrance to the Sisters' Chapel, the oldest part of St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Memphis.The effect seems fitting, given the Dean's unusual beliefs about the power of the spirit to overcome death. This article appeared in TIME magazine the week of January 24, 1938: "Noe's Woes" A haggard, burning-eyed clergyman last week went about his duties in St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral in Memphis, Tenn. and in his home in the shadow of the wh...

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1/185 s
6 mm
80 ISO