Altars


Altars

  • 39 Pins

alterc001.jpg 422×334 pixels

Pinned from
tomtorrens.com

Altar at Abbaye Saint Gildas-de-Rhuys, Saint Gildas-de-Rhuys (Morhiban) Photo by PJ McKey

Pinned from
vialucispress.wordpress.com

Altar at Bishop Miege Chapel, Roeland Park, KS.

Pinned from
sfsarch.com

Circular Altar (1972) travertine marble diameter 255cm Church of St Stephen Walbrook City of London

Pinned from
henry-moore.org

Altar at the new Catholic Student Faith Center in State College, Pennsylvania.

Pinned from
media.centredaily.com

Winston Wachter Fine Art is pleased to share the below photos of a new bronze and walnut altar, as well as a bronze baptismal font for St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Seattle, which are by sculptor Julie Speidel.

Imitrex For Sale - Online DrugStore

blog.winstonwachter.com

The top slab of altar granite called the mesa (table) weighs around two tons. It is named Dakota Mahogany and was quarried in South Dakota. It has five sets of small quadruple squares which outline a Greek cross where all of the “arms” are of equal length. The five sets mark the five wounds Christ suffered on the cross. Also, the granite in front of the altar is in the shape of the tau cross.

Pinned from
gracelutheran-nm.org

Saint Louis Abbey was founded in 1955 as a priory of the Benedictine Ampleforth Abbey in North Yorkshire, England. The Abbey Church, also known as the Church of St. Mary and St. Louis and the Priory Chapel, was designed by Gyo Obata of Hellmuth, Obata and Kassabaum (HOK), with the Italian architect and engineer Pier Luigi Nervi serving as consultant. The Abbey Church is also the home for the St Anselm Parish.

Pinned from
flickr.com

Abbaye Saint Gildas-de-Rhuys, Saint Gildas-de-Rhuys (Morhiban) Photo by PJ McKey

Pinned from
vialucispress.wordpress.com

Altar made from sections of a former communion rail.

Pinned from
gunderchurch.com

This altar was designed to complement the Romanesque arches of the SSND chapel in the provincial house in St. Louis. Gold finished wheat sections of the former communion rail are an integral part of the design whose lines focus on the action of the liturgy.

Pinned from
ssnd.smugmug.com

Altar-table at Calvary Lutheran Church in Minneapolis, MN. The base of the original pulpit was used to construct this new altar table. Built by Richard Helgeson and Laurie McKichan. Liturgical design consultant, Carol Frenning.

Pinned from
georgetown.edu

Communion Table at Wekiva Presbyterian Church

Pinned from
4.bp.blogspot.com

The altar-table at the Philadelphia Cathedral is the central liturgical focus in Christian worship, for it is symbolically both a place of sacrifice and a place of communion. It is square in shape, symbolizing the centering of the community, and indicative of the equal access to God’s table enjoyed by all members of the household of faithful. It is set in the midst of the assembly of faith to symbolize the rediscovery of the Eucharist as a participatory sacred meal, instead of a distant ritual.

Pinned from
philadelphiacathedral.org

The altar at St. James Cathedral, Seattle, WA is of white marble and dates from 1994. On the west side, two panels from the original high altar of the Cathedral, 1907, feature imagery of wheat and grapes, symbols of the Eucharist. This same imagery is echoed on the other three sides, with panels by three contemporary artists: Mary Jo Anderson (south), Randall Rosenthal (east), and Larry Ahvakana (north).

Pinned from
stjames-cathedral.org

Altar Table by Marcus Castaing

Woodshow Gallery 2007

hawaiiforest.org

Altar by Gene Short Furniture Design

Gene Short Furniture Design - Portfolio

geneshort.com

Altar designed for new St. John the Apostle Catholic Church in Norwalk, Iowa.

Pinned from
fallsmillworkelley.com

Sapele and Baltic Birch 36"(h) x 48"(w) x 20"(d) This piece was designed and built for the Lord of Life Lutheran Church.

Kerry Vesper Sculpture & Design Studio

kerryvesper.com

Saint Paul's Chestnut Hill - Free Standing Altar

Pinned from
kirkcustomfurniture.com

Altar at St. Joseph’s Medical Center Chapel, Phoenix, AZ.

Pinned from
condyandwynn.com

Altar by Tom Kealy

Tom Kealy Furniture - Church Altar

woodschool.org

The altar was fabricated of Hawaiian ‘ohi‘a wood by Masako Schwalbenitz and donated by the Larry Nitz family. The original design was by Reese Fowler of Seattle. The altar was first used in worship on February 20, 2005

Pinned from
lchwelcome.org

Altar at St. Meinrad Archabbey in St. Meinrad, Indiana. Each side of the altar has 17 gilded bronze panels that illustrate a theme based on Christ's life: teacher, Eucharist, Passion and Resurrection, and major events and mysteries.

Pinned from
saintmeinrad.org

Altar, Messiah New Hope Lutheran Church, Sioux Falls, SD

Pinned from
augie.pastperfect-online.com