• Exterior Sint Servaas 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      The apse view of the fourth church built on the grave-site of Sint Servaas in Maastricht. Servaas was the first missionary to establish the church in what is now the Netherlands.
    • President Herman J Ridder 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      President Herman J Ridder, who as a relatively new president was open to suggestions for new ways of doing things, was approached by . . .
    • Baptismal font in Constantinian basilica 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      The modern baptistery in this fourth century Constantine basilica is marked by the low balistry surrounding the indented "pool" of ceramic water surrounding the pediment of an ancient Roman column which supports the baptismal ...
    • The emperor Charlemagne 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      Located in the church of Sint Servaas.
    • The Ladies of Bethanie 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      From left to right: Our Dutch bus driver in front of his bus prior to our departure. The Ladies of Bethanie. Leideke Galema, Lidwine Sondaal, Josefa Koet, Theodora Timmermans, and Teresita Loeff
    • Paul Tournier 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      Paul Swets not only gave the paper on Geneva and Calvin but pulled a coup by inviting the famous psychologist Paul Tournier to address the Western Christendom Travel Seminar members, but Tournier in turn used his Genevan ...
    • J. Oecolampadius 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      Oecolampadius was the leading Reformation figure in Basel, Switzerland
    • Interior view of Sint Servaas 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      Saint Seryatius was an Armenian missionary who died in Maastrict c. 384. His remains are enclosed in the altar.
    • KLMDC8 charted by the Dutch Immigrant Society 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      30 students and spouses enrolled at a cost of $750 with a $100 deduction for spouses. The cost included airfare from Grand Rapids (with a $1 membership fee for the Dutch Immigrant Society) as well as lodging, 3 meals a day ...
    • Fountains in the Villa d'Este 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      Gerloa Suess and Sr. Leideke Galema converse - perhaps with more information concerning Cardinal d'Este.
    • S. Paolo fuori le Mura 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      Using the sites as an opportunity to illustrate changed emphases in the faith, Gerald Phalen lectured on the basilica as the hall of the king in contrast to Joan's emphasis on the very personal Christ of the earlier age ...
    • The Auditorium (central) to the right of the St. Pierre 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      Jean Calvin was central to the permanence of the Swiss Reformation. His lectures on the books of the Bible were given in the Auditorium.
    • Doctor Donald J. Bruggink 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      Assistant Professor Donald J. Bruggink with the idea of an elective course in church history, taught on-site in Europe, where it happened.
    • Papal audience within the Vatican Palace 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      Through the good offices of the Ladies of Bethanie, our group of Protestants from the Western Christendom Travel Seminar were included in a papal audience held within the Vatican Palace.
    • Location of the Foyer Unitas 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      The pensione of the Foyer Unitas was located on the apparent top floor of the Collegium just this side of the Church of Sant'Agnese is on the left, the large windows are of the library of the Centro Pro Unione (Center for Unity)
    • Prince Fridericvs Pivs 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      It was under Prince Frederick that a conflict broke out at the baptismal font at the Church of the Holy Ghost between the Reformed and Lutheran factions. Desiring to keep the peace, Frederick commissioned a catechism which ...
    • The tower of the Grossmunster in Bern 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      Berchtold Haller was people's priest of the Grossmunster and, influenced by Zwingli, brought the Reformation to Bern.
    • City hall in Middelburg, the Netherlands 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      The wealth of the Netherlands in it's golden age is represented by the lavish city hall in this provincial city.
    • Magi bringing gifts to the infant Jesus 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      Described by some scholars as the earliest image of the universal mission of Christ to the Gentiles, this very early fresco in the Capella Greca of the Catacomb of Priscilla shows the three magi bringing gifts to a seated ...
    • Bound volumes of student papers of the 1967 Western Christendom Travel Seminar 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      The student papers prepared for the seminar were suffiently voluminous to occupy two volumes for each student family. Providing bound volumes became a tradition for each of the following student seminars, preserving the ...