We might start by understanding that the holy water stoup receives its symbolic imagery from the baptismal font, but the font receives its imagery from creation itself. Christ's Baptism by John the Baptist When we enter a Church, … [Read more...]
About Dr. Steven Schloeder, AIA
Dr. Steven Schloeder, AIA, is a registered architect and a theologian, specializing in Catholic church projects across the United States. He holds the B.Arch. from Arizona State University, an M. Arch. from the University of Bath, and a Ph.D. in theology from the Graduate Theological Union (GTU) of Berkeley, California. More of his work can be seen at his firm's website http://liturgicalenvirons.com; he can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.