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    • Entrance to the Augostino 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      It was built between 1479 and 1483. Martin Luther would have visited the church of Augustan while in Rome. Above it's entrance is the promise of indulgences.
    • Close up 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      A bas relief of Elijah being taken into heaven in his fiery chariot. The station shows battle scars from World War II.
    • Fontanella del Facchino 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      In the Via Lata on a corner of the Palazzo Simonetti is a porter holding a barrel, representing water sellers who resold Tiber or Trevi water.
    • Basilica of Saint Leonidas 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      To illustrate the importance of local martyrs, we go to the remains of the Basilica of St. Leonidas. The distance from the exonarthex to the apse is approximately 600 feet.
    • Interior of the dome 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The dome carries with it tremendous iconographic significance. From ancient times the dome was a symbol of the heavens and thus of deity and eternity. This ancient symbol found its fulfillment in it's use in the Church ...
    • The Chapel of Cypriano and Justina 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      This mosaics of this chapel date back to Sixtus III (5th century)
    • Borghese Gardens 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Faux temple with goddess. (Erma H. Bruggink, wife of the photographer)
    • Mosaic of Sol Invictus 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      When a workman fell through the floor of the crypt at St. Peter's a first century cemetery was discovered, including this mosaic.
    • Apse, Sant Ivo 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The apse of Borromini's masterpiece.
    • Nave and Apse of San Martino Ai Monti 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
    • Fontana di Trevi 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The waters are supplied by the acqua Vergine which was originally brought to Rome by the emperor and designed by Agrippa in the 19th century BC. The Trevi was begun simply in 1640, but was completed in its present form in 1742.
    • Exterior wall of Diocletian's Palace in Split 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The harbor originally came to the walls of the palace for an escape by sea, should that become necessary. Exterior wall of Diocletian's Palace on the side facing the sea.
    • Column capital 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The wealth of St. Leonidas is indicated not only by its immense size but by the elaborate carving on remaining capitals as well as the marble of the columns.
    • "The Chair of St. Gregory" 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
    • Papal audience hall from the dome 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Looking down on the papal audience hall of Paul VI which was designed by Pier Luigi Nervi and completed in 1971. It is able to seat 8,000 persons.
    • Sala delle Nozze di Alessandro e Rossana 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Continued frescos by Sodoma
    • Vault mosaic in chapel of St. John the evangelist 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
    • The vault of nave 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Another trompe d'oeil masterpiece of Andrea Pozzo is the vault fresco representing the missionary activity of the Jesuits titled "the Triumph of Saint Ignatius." The scene represents the ultimate success of the baroque in ...
    • Bride in front of San Martino Ai Monti 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
    • Dome at Cyril and Methodius 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Shot of Christ as central figure in the dome of the church. While the icon of Cyril and Methodius is covered with silver and placed above the bishop's chair, nonetheless the tradition of placing Christ in the dominant ...