• Accomodations for the estates horses 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
    • Alexandro Margain, engineer 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Also our guide to the architecture of Luis Barragan, Pritzker prize winner 1980.
    • Altar/table 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      The simple altar/table has the inscription "ichthus" meaning fish but which is the Greek acrostic for "Jesus Christ God's Son Savior."
    • Ancient frescoes 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      The ceiling is decorated with frescoed vaulting. Below, note the contemporary wall sconces and loud speakers.
    • and lectern 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
    • Another atrium view 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
    • Another exterior view of the Museo 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      The Museo was not only built in Chapultepec Park but on a piece of land donated by the government.
    • Another view of the chapel 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Wall sculpture by Enrique Espinosa
    • Apartment of Father Lopez 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Contemporary art.
    • Apartment of Father Lopez 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
    • Apartment of Father Lopez 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Another view of the apartment with a wall of icons
    • Apartment of Father Lopez 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Lopez has made a very contemporary apartment in the midst of a 17th century convent.
    • Apartment of Father Lopez 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
    • Apse 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Obviously influenced by Vatican II the renovation by Robina has reduced the usual statuary and iconography to the great golden banner behind the altar containing a single image of St. James. In the squinches of the dome ...
    • Apse 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      The immense mural of the apse is by architect Pedro Medina.
    • Apse 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      The classical interior belies the restrained churrigeresque of the exterior.
    • Attendance at low mass 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      The numbers indicate that religion is still a vital part of Mexican life.
    • "Aztec" dancer 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Mexico's pre-colonial culture is often presented to tourists through dance with costumes inspired by temple carvings.
    • Aztecs and Spaniards 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Feathered uniforms and wooden swords with obsidian blades were no match for Spanish steel swords and armor astride horses.
    • Baptismal font 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1988)
      Eugene Potente standing at the Baptismal font where Juan Diego, to whom the Virgin Guadalupe revealed herself, was baptized.