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    • Terminus of fifth aisle in St. Justus 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Terminus of fifth aisle.
    • The catacomb of S. Pontiana 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Veneration of three bishops. Fresco of three bishops in the catacomb of S. Pontiana.
    • The church of Hagios Demetrios 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Exterior shot of Hagio Demetrios. In the "Greek Village" part of a resort on the island of Samos, 21st century.
    • The Colosseum and Arch of Constantine 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      Shown here are the crowds for the papal presence at the Colosseum on Good Friday. A commemoration not only of the crucifixion of Christ but also of those who suffered martyrdom: "I rejoice in my sufferings for your sake ...
    • The fastigium 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Under the fastigium the emperor revealed himself to his subjects. The fastigium was familiar in its use in temple architecture. Fastigium in Diocletian's Palace shot between two columns.
    • The Pigna from old St. Peter's 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The pine cone in addition to a symbol of fecundity was also, a la E. Baldwin Smith, seen as domical in nature. The Pigna from old St. Peter's.
    • The three mausolea 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Friar standing near the entrance to the three mausolea entrances.
    • Tholoid houses in Alberobello 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The domical shape of the tholos was understood to be a representation of the heavens and thus of eternity, divinity, and power. Tholoid-shaped homes in Alberobello, Southern Italy.
    • Tholoid houses in Alberobello 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      The ancient belief was that somehow to live under the tholoid shape was conducive of the communication of power or blessing. The closest contemporary analogy would be the belief of some in "pyramid power." Tholoid-shaped ...
    • Tholoid houses in Alberobello 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1971)
      The practice is carried forward in the tholoid structures of these homes in Alberobello, Italy. Tholoid-shaped homes in Alberobello, Southern Italy.
    • Tholoid mausoleo della Famiglia Alegian 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Whether intentionally or the result of residual antique memory, this elaborate mausoleum in the Campo Verano of Rome also has a tholoid cap with all of its implications. Tholoid mausloeo in Campo Verano.
    • Venetian lagoon 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 19)
      Travelling across the Venetian lagoon to the island of Torcello.