• The great rose window, Gottfried Bohm, artist 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Here Bohm's great rose window comes into full view, perhaps a reference to the biblical "Rose of Sharon," seen in the Middle Ages as an Old Testament symbol of Christ. The rose itself is set in an abstract filigree surmounted ...
    • Home of Gottfried Bohm 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      The son of Dominikus Bohm and a great architect and artist in his own right, Gottfried Bohm, graciously met with the members of the 1984 IFRAA seminar.
    • Interior with Bohm window 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Once again, 1984 Ektachrome could not replicate what the eye could see in its ability to span light and dark.
    • Kirche, Wigratzbad by Gottfried Böhm 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      The church is composed of 19 contiguous hexagonal structures which enables the church to shelter as many as 8000 pilgrimages with seating for 1200.
    • Kirche, Wigratzbad by Gottfried Böhm 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      The exterior of the pilgrimage church at Wigratzbad.
    • St. Matthäuskirche 1966-1969, Dusseldorf-Garath, Germany 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Gottfried Bohm, architect. A combination of brick and concrete Brutalism, Bohms customary striking forms intended to reflect the strength, dynamism and contemporaneity of the Church.
    • Wallfahrskirche, 1963-1968, Neviges, Germany 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Gottfried Bohm, architect. Bohm's conviction was that a pilgrimage church should represent a very different experience from ones parish church. The pilgrimage church should be the columniation of a journey, here marked by ...