This window detail is in the chapel of the US Naval Academy.
It depicts a favorite moment of mine in the Gospels.
Who can tell me what it is and why?
And the answers…
This is Mark 4:1:
And again he began to teach by the sea side; and a great multitude was gathered together unto him, so that he went up into a ship and sat in the sea: and all the multitude was upon the land by the sea side.
The crowd was so large that the Lord had to get into a boat. They let it out on a line a distance from the shore so that more people could hear what he had to say as they lined up along the sea.
So… this was an effort of the Lord in mass communication.
Christ used the technology of the boat and the rope to preach to more people.
This was the first example of …