• Baptismal font and pool at church entrance in Roman Catholic cathedral church 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1986)
      In this cathedral church, one impact of the liturgical movement has been to bring the font to the entrance of the church and to provide a pool for the immersion of those who wish Baptism in this form.
    • Baptismal pool 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 2000)
      This Baptist church provides for a central focus on adult Baptism which takes place in the liturgical center as the floor can slide away.
    • Baptismal pool 

      Bruggink, Donald J.
      Close up of the Baptismal pool showing the three steps down into the water, representing the three days Christ was in the tomb prior to resurrection to newness of life
    • Baptistry 

      Bruggink, Donald J.
      Within the restricted footprint of the church space has been set aside as a separate Baptistry to mark the importance of the Baptismal rite as entry into Christ's church.
    • Font and pool 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1986)
      The font also surmounts a Baptismal pool for those who wish to be baptised by immersion. (Roman Catholics make the distinction between immersion which is portrayed in early Christian frescoes and mosaics as standing knee ...
    • Liturgical center 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      On axis from baptistery to liturgical center with altar table and crucifix.
    • Narthex/Baptistry 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1986)
      The very large narthex also serves as Baptistry, placing the Baptismal font and pool not only at the exterior entrance but also the entrance to the great church room. The slot in the face of the font facing the pool allows ...