• Aida at the baths of Caracalla 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      WCTS had been here before but now Aida had a new set.
    • Aida with a quadriga of live horses pulling the chariot of Rademes 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1975)
      Culture can sometimes not only be educational but also musically and visually enjoyable.
    • Aida with the Rome opera and the cast of hundreds 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1975)
      The opera was included in the cost of the tour.
    • The Albertus Christiaan van Raalte School 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      The school still honors in it's name one of the participants of the conflict of church and nation in the 19th century. Lenora Ridder had the unenviable task of chronicling those struggles.
    • The altar triptych 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1973)
      Beneath the crucifix is Mary as queen of heaven with the infant Jesus and four saints including Saint Barbara on Mary's left.
    • The altar triptych 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1973)
      Medieval triptych in the Church of Brienz
    • Ancient frescoed ceiling and beams 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1969)
      Parts of the Zerkindenhof date back to the 14th century.
    • The ancient library of the cathedral 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1969)
    • Anita Garibaldi by Mario Rutelli c.1935 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1975)
      We enter the 20th century via the sculpture of Anita Garibaldi on horseback with baby in one arm and pistol in the other, as she charges forward to fight with her husband for the unification of Italy. 19th Century nationalism ...
    • "The Annunciation" by Felippo Valle 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1975)
    • Another castle and vineyards 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1973)
    • Another good shepherd 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1975)
      Sarcophagus frontal.
    • Approach to the chapel 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      The purposeful connecting link from classrooms and dormitories to the chapel is intended as a calming transitional space with the baptismal font at the entry reminding all of baptism as the entry to Christ's church.
    • Approaching the Furka Pass 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1973)
      Members of the tour enjoyed the magnificent scenery.
    • Approaching the Furka Pass 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1973)
      Our 44 passenger Dutch bus was, we found out, not allowed on this narrow road with abrupt switchbacks.
    • The apse of San Vitale 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1973)
      "Seeing Christ through Caesar's eyes at Ravenna." On the wall of the apse, at window level, on the left, the emperor carries the bread for the Eucharist while on the right is empress Theadora who brings the wine.
    • Apse of Santa Maria in Trastevere 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1975)
      In the apse we find Christ enthroned with the peace of the Church under Constantine the imperial iconography started to displace the personal iconography of the early church within 70 years Christ the good shepherd had ...
    • Apse St. Paul's 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1975)
      While Christ is enthroned above the rivers of living water beneath him are the faithful as well as St. Paul and associated apostles and martyrs. However in the right side mosaics (unshown) are General Grant and Abraham ...
    • The "apse" of Sant Ivo 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1977)
      The apse of Borromini's masterpiece.
    • The Archbishop's Palace in Trent 

      Bruggink, Donald J. (Western Theological Seminary (Holland, Michigan), 1967)
      Geography again defies chronology as we visit the Counter Reformation and the Council of Trent with a paper by Lyle Rozeboom shown with his wife Carol.