The upper section depicts Jacob's dream of a ladder with angels ascending and descending.
A furious Esau stands over Jacob with an upraised hand
The lower portion shows Jacob prospering in Laban's home.
He leaves, and in the lonliness of the night extracts a blessing from the angel.
In the base of the window, we find that this blessing earns Jacob the name, Israel.
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Photographs of the Gropper Windows by Dr. Howard Berlin.
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