Stained glass windows have a unique role within the building fabric of a church. They fulfil a dual function: as elements of the external building fabric that must withstand the weather; and as remarkable works of art that enrich the iconic, liturgical and aesthetic qualities of a church interior.

The website,, contains factual information and photographs of every stained-glass window throughout the Church of Ireland. The research, which was carried out by Dr David Lawrence, began in 1991 and concluded in 2017.

Zion Church is included in this project. Information about, and photographs of, our windows can be found here: