Experience the stories of the Bible and the life of Saint Benedict told through the beauty of stained glass! Wheels and Roundels is a 100 page, gorgeous, full-color book celebrating the 120th anniversary of Saint Vincent’s daughter parish, Saint Benedict Parish, Baltimore, Maryland. This handsome, easy-to-hold book reveals the beauty and artistry of the stained glass windows of Saint Benedict Church, as well as an intimate look into the life of the man who created them, Angelo Leopardo Pitassi.
The Life of Saint Benedict is retold through 27 roundels which are taken from the church’s lower windows. All stained glass windows are meticulously described, revealing the labor of love that brought these windows to life. The book is complete with a foreword from Archabbot of Saint Vincent, Douglas R. Nowicki, O.S.B. Wheels and Roundels book is the perfect companion for any art lover or someone who wants to learn more about the life of Saint Benedict.