• Façade of the Roman theater, Orange 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1978)
      The city of Orange boasts the best preserved Roman theater in all of Europe. It now is the scene of festivals begun in 1902 and operatic festivals begun in 1971. The city of Orange is intimately connected with the Huguenot ...
    • Interior of the Roman theater 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1978)
      The House of Orange also held properties in what is now Germany and the Netherlands, thus giving William the full title of Orange-Nassau. As stadtholder he led the low countries in the war against Spain (the 80 year war). ...
    • Main stage surmounted by a statue of Caesar 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1978)
      As the early Christians were persecuted for their unwillingness to acknowledge the ultimate lordship of Caesar, so the Huguenots were persecuted with equal ferocity for not bowing to the demands of a sovereign monarch and ...