• Another view of Basilica B Baptistery 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Another view of the baptistery of Basilica B.
    • Baptism of Christ in the dome of the baptistery. 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1992)
      The dome mosaic at Lydia's place depicts Christ's baptism in the Jordan river .
    • Baptismal font in Constantinian basilica 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      The modern baptistery in this fourth century Constantine basilica is marked by the low balistry surrounding the indented "pool" of ceramic water surrounding the pediment of an ancient Roman column which supports the baptismal ...
    • Baptismal pool 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Like many ancient baptismal pools, this one is in the shape of a Greek cross with three steps down into the waters of baptism and three steps out of it representing being baptized into Christ and his three days in the grave ...
    • The Baptistery 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Reflecting the ancient practice of a baptistery separate from the church, this baptistery is attached to the church room and boasts elegant stained glass by Jean Bazaine.
    • Baptistery 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Dahinden has again provided a running water baptistery. Here the water pouring from the sprout into a circular bowl is clearly visible and makes its presents audibly known throughout the service. In the photo, the corner ...
    • The Baptistery and Narthex 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      To the left of the narthex is the baptistery.
    • Baptistery Interior 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1992)
      Interior shot of the Orthodox baptistery.
    • Baptistery Interior with surrounding screens and font 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1992)
      Shot of the baptistery including font and surrounding screens.
    • Baptistery of Lydia 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1992)
      External shot of Orthodox Church/Baptistery commemorating the site of Lydia's baptism.
    • Baptistery of Saint Leonidas 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Baptisteries, especially in Asia Minor, were frequently structures attached to and alongside of the rear of the nave. The baptistery of St. Leonidas alongside the basilica of St. Leonidas.
    • The Baptistery of St. Giovanni Laterano 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
    • Baptistery Pool at St. John 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Medium shot of the cruciform baptistery pool.
    • Baptistery pool of Lydia 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1992)
      Close up of font inside baptismal pool at the Baptistery of Lydia.
    • Baptistry 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      Not every Christian symbol has its exact pagan counterpart, though all are within the general language of the visual arts commonly practiced within the Roman empire. The House Church at Dura furnishes a remarkable selection ...
    • Baptistry 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      Baptistry with fresco of the Baptism of Christ; note loculi above fresco. (Also see CAT0040)
    • Baptistry with Baptism of Christ 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      Frescoe of baptism of Christ, note steps leading down into the water of baptism.
    • Basilica A baptistery 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Close shot of baptistery at Basilica A
    • Basilica A Baptistery in Hill 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Baptistery of Basilica A built into hill.
    • Basilica B Baptistery 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Looking over baptistery in Basilica B. Notice the columns belonging to the nave and entrance to Basilica B adjacent to the baptistery (Right).