• Acrocorinth 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Acrocorinth, note the defensive walls.
    • Apse 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Note the steps leading up to the apse and in the center-left the two visible squares with holes on which once stood two of the columns supporting the baldacchino over the altar.
    • Apse 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Foreground steps leading into the apse, an apse with a synthronon in the rear.
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • Base of ambo and solea 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      In the immediate foreground is the base of the former ambo with the solea, or raised runway, moving toward the apse and the wall for the iconostasis.
    • 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.
    • Bema Close Up 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Close up of Bema, student standing next to the plaque.
    • Bema from Acts 18 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Student standing on top of the bema.
    • Bema in Ancient Corinth 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      To appreciate the role of even local martyrs we go to Ancient Corinth and the bema before which the apostle Paul was brought for trial. The bema with Acrocorinth in the background.
    • Bouleuterion at Corinth 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Bouleuterion, the council chamber of the city.
    • Bust of Herodus Atticus 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Bust of Herodus Atticus
    • Bust of Nero 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Bust of Nero at the Museum at Corinth
    • Cenchreae Port 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Wide Shot of the port of Cenchreae
    • Cenchreae Port 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Some ruins on the beach which now stands where the ancient port of Cenchreae once stood.
    • Cenchreae Port 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Medium shot of boats anchored at the ancient port of Cenchreae
    • 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.
    • Columns at Temple of Apollo 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Columns of the Temple of Apollo with people for scale.
    • The Corinthian Canal 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Medium shot of the Corinthian canal.
    • Corinthian Capital 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (1984)
      Close up of a Corinthian capital.