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A sense of the sacred : theological foundations of sacred architecture and art

Author: R Kevin Seasoltz
Publisher: New York : Continuum, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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There have been many histories of Christian art and architecturebut none written be a theologian such as Kevin Seasoltz. Following a chapter on culture as the context for theology, liturgy, and art,  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R Kevin Seasoltz
ISBN: 0826417019 9780826417015 0826416977 9780826416971
OCLC Number: 58535955
Description: vi, 394 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Culture: the context for theology, liturgy, and sacred architecture and art --
The response of the churches to cultural shifts --
Sacred architecture and art in the Bible and the early church --
Post-Constantinian period --
Romanesque and gothic architecture and art --
Renaissance, baroque, and reformation periods --
Seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries --
Architectural and liturgical reforms in the twentieth century --
Developments in liturgy and sacred architecture and art following World War II --
Twentieth-century monastic architecture --
Sacred art from 1900 to the present.
Responsibility: R. Kevin Seasoltz.
Local System Bib Number:
002969066
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"Seasoltz, a Catholic liturgical scholar, uses art and architecture as a means to supply visual testimony to changes to and cultural interpretations of theology...Few other writers have devoted as Read more...

 
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