• Circular stair to the balcony 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1986)
    • Circular stairway to organ balcony 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1986)
    • Descent and initial entry 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 2000)
      The final descent to the chapel marks its entry.
    • Descent to the church on Mount Rokko 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 2000)
    • Descent to worship 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 2000)
      The concrete projection reveals itself as a staircase leading into the depths of the pool. From this angle the water lilies seem to be extremely well ordered.
    • Return to the world 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 2000)
      Throughout Ando has revealed his preference for a spare architectural palette. Marble stairs, concrete walls with the signature marking of the square form plates and a spare hand rail.
    • Stair to balcony 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 2000)
      A touch of elegance from the circular stair supported entirely on a central column.
    • Stairs 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1986)
      Stair lips were given the elegance of solid marble rectangles.
    • Top of stairs 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 2000)
      The stairs ascend into the side of the great worship room.