• Altar/table and tapestry 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Influenced by the liturgical renewal that later had such an impact on Vatican II the altar/table is indeed a table in appearance.
    • The conversion of St. Paul. 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The conversion of St. Paul by Michelangelo in his fresco in the Pauline chapel. (As a result of Vatican II the Ladies of Bethany enabled members of the Western Christendom Travel Seminar of Western Theological Seminary to ...
    • Eastern apse of the Cathedral of Speyer 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1973)
      The power and presumed headship of the papacy was represented by the bishop who celebrated in the eastern apse of the cathedral (Photographed in 1973 with a modern altar/table brought forward in accordance with Vatican ...
    • La Chiesa Nuova 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The altar following the dictates of Vatican II has been moved to the crossing, while beneath the organ to the left is the Capella di San Filippo.
    • Liturgical center 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Left to right: pulpit, altar table, baptismal pool/font. The altar makes but the slightest bow to the Vatican II emphasis on altar as also a table.
    • The liturgical center 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Contrary to Schaffrath's artistic premise concerning the windows, here the great concrete frame for the liturgical center is filled with pictorial biblical iconography. Note the tabernacle for the reserved Host to the right ...
    • Liturgical center 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      The liturgical furnishings would also feel at home in a post-Vatican II Catholic church but the absence of a crucifix and images clearly mark it as evangelical.
    • Maria Konigen interior 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      The interior of the church is a simple rectangle with a concave apse and a very contemporary altar/table, quite unusual for having been built prior to Vatican II. The apse finds its culmination in a 15th century sculpture ...
    • Maria Krönung Interior 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      The congregation surrounds the liturgical elements.
    • The Minster at Mittelzell 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1973)
      This Gothic chancel is separated from the nave by an elaborate wrought iron screen while in front of it is a altar table post Vatican II.
    • Piazza Navona with the Chiesa S. Agnese en Agone and the Collegium on the right 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      In the collegium on the visible top floor the Ladies of Bethany hosted the Protestant delegates to Vatican II and opened their pension to students from Western Theological Seminary on multiple years, from 1967 to 1999. To ...
    • Reserved host and altar table 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      The liturgical architectural dicta of Vatican II concerting a separate chapel for the reserved host had not impacted Fueg's church in its design phase. The table and pulpit reflect the austere steel framing of the church.
    • The Sala Regia 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1969)
      Photos were not allowed in the Pauline chapel which is the pope's private chapel. Through the influence of the Ladies of Bethanie and the ecumenical euphoria of Vatican II, together with the pope's recent visit to Geneva ...
    • St. Andreaskirche Interior 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1984)
      Part of the renovation involved a new pulpit and altar/table brought forward according to the dictates of Vatican II.