• Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      Font with the obvious reference to 1 Corinthians 10:4, "and all [Israel] drank the same spiritual drink. For they drank from the spiritual rock that followed them, and the rock was Christ."
    • Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      Both front and back of the vestments are shown.
    • Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      Clerical vestments are important in the Danish Lutheran church and are often designed specifically for a given church. The pastor of Gellerup Kirke is justifiably proud of the quality of his vestments for the church year.
    • Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      Both front and back of the vestments are shown.
    • Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      Both front and back of the vestments are shown.
    • Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      Both front and back of the vestments are shown.
    • Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      Church room and liturgical center.
    • Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      Both front and back of the vestments are shown.
    • Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      The narrow case work gives full voice to the organ.
    • Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      The Lord's table.
    • Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      The exterior framing allows the interior of the church to be entirely without supports. 1976.
    • Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      The splendid organ is in such close proximity that it tends to visually dominate pulpit, font, and table.
    • Gellerup Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-21)
      Social room.
    • Grundtvigs Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-17)
      Gothic cross vaulting in brick.
    • Grundtvigs Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-17)
      Long shot of nave.
    • Grundtvigs Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-17)
      Named after Danish philosopher and hymn writer N. F. S. Grundtvig . The church is unique in it's Gothic all-brick construction. Build between 1921 and 1926. Its facade has often been compared to organ pipes.
    • Grundtvigs Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-17)
      Even the altar/table is done in brick.
    • Grundtvigs Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-17)
      View from right cross aisle across nave to left cross aisle.
    • Gug Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-23)
      Danish churches also serve as secular community centers and many have adjacent rooms which can be used for overflow for religious holidays or as meeting places for the community. Here in an elevated area, chairs can face ...
    • Gug Kirke 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan) in partnership with Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Michigan), 1990-09-23)
      Close up of church entry.