Sunday, June 15, 2014
From childhood I was fascinated with colored light passing over worshiper’s faces, momentarily creating purple noses and blue hair.
“Mommy, look at that ladies face. It was blue, now it’s red!” I uttered during morning pray to her shushes.
This otherworldly sensation was just what the builders of medieval cathedrals intended. Not only did the windows depict biblical stories for the illiterate, but the church interiors were designed to give a taste of heaven’s magnificence.