Friend's Email: Subject:I have found a book that I think you would enjoy
When Faith Takes Form: Contemporary Churches of Architectural Integrity in America
When Faith Takes Form Contemporary Churches of Architectural Integrity in America Author:Donald J. Bruggink & Carl H. Droppers When Faith Takes Form uses a presentation of some of the finest churches in America as an occasion for the discussion of a crucial factor in the design of any good church: Liturgical & architectural integrity. — The authors seek to communicate an understanding & appreciation of liturgical/ architectural integrity largely by means of pictures. Il... more »lustrations have been selected from a wide range of denominations, including Baptist, Presbyterian, Roman Catholic, Methodist, Reformed, Christian Church & Lutheran sanctuaries. The result is a representation from a variety of families of Christendom, each attempting a faithful obedience to its understanding of theological truth & its own liturgical tradition.
When Faith Takes Form is written in concise & non-technical language, & contains 62 full-page illustrations. It will provide an invaluable aid to church building committees & church architects, and will be welcomed equally by those who know how profoundly worship may be enhanced by the proper setting, and who wish a better understanding of the relationship between the two.« less