Understanding a Church

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What do you see and what does it mean?

Author: Schloeder, Steven J. Year: 2014
Publisher: Catholic Truth Society UK Pages: 64
Binding: A6 Paperback
Code: LT07 Series: Living the Liturgy
Dimension: 105 x 148

What do you see when you walk into a Catholic church, and what does it all mean? From the Altar to the Crucifix, the Nave to the Tabernacle, this book takes you through the church and explains the meaning and purpose of its various parts. Discover the profound symbolism of the House of God which provides an appropriate setting for prayer and the celebration of the sacraments.

About the Author: Steven J Schloeder, PhD, AIA is a licensed architect and theologian who specialises both in the design and theory of Catholic church architecture. He is the author of “Catholic Architecture” (CTS) and the founder of Liturgical Environs PC (www.liturgicalenvirons.com).