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Chartres Cathedral: Life of Christ Window 13-15: Massacre of the Innocents

Life of Christ Window 13-15: Massacre of the Innocents

The Massacre of the Innocents ordered by Herod in an effort to kill the newborn King of the Jews (Matthew 2:13-23). Panels 13-15 of the Life of Christ Window, the center lancet beneath the west rose, c.1150. Chartres Cathedral, France.