Rice Memorial Window

"I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness but will have the light of life." - John 8:12

Next to this window a plaque reads:

John Horace Rice, 1801-1872, first senior warden of this parish, 1866-1872
Maria Hall Rice, his wife, for many years senior parishioner of St. James's, 1809-1897
Joseph Henry Rice 1829-1829
John Franklin Rice 1831-1869
Adeline Alberta Rice 1835-1899
their children
Of this family this tablet and the adjacent window
"Christ the Light of the World"
are a grateful memorial
Erected by the parish with a bequest from Mrs. Rice
by which also the last of the debt upon this church
was paid ensuring its consecration
Tuesday in Whitsunweek
June 5 AD 1900

window by John La Farge (1835-1910)
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