Christianity and Architecture

  • Ching, Francis D. K. A global history of architecture. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, 2006.
  • Doig, Allan. Liturgy and architecture: from the early church to the middle ages. Farnham; Burlington: Ashgate Pub., 2008.*
  • Fleming, Daniel Johnson. Heritage of beauty: pictorial studies of modern Christian architecture in Asia and Africa, illustrating the influence of indigenous cultures. New York: Friendship Press, 1937.*
  • Griffiths, Alan. A basic Catholic dictionary: church architecture, creeds, emblems, liturgy, ministry, music, religious life, sacraments, saints, scripture. Norwich: Canterbury Press, 2003.*
  • Guntram, Koch. Early Christian Art and Architecture: An Introduction. London: SCM Press, 1996.*
  • Hammond, Peter. Liturgy and architecture. London: Barrie and Rockliff, 1960.*
  • Kieckhefer, Richard. Theology in stone: church architecture from Byzantium to Berkeley. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004.*
  • Kilde, Jeanne Halgren. Sacred power, sacred space: an introduction to Christian architecture and worship. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2008.*
  • Kinder, Terryl N. Cistercian Europe: architecture of contemplation. Grand Rapids, MI: Wm B Eerdmans, 2002.*
  • MacDonald, William Lloyd. Early Christian & Byzantine architecture. London: Paul Hamly, 1966.*
  • Norman, Edward Robert. The House of God: Church architecture, style and history. London: Thames and Hudson, 1990.*
  • Panofsky, Erwin. Gothic architecture and scholasticism. New York, Meridian Books, 1957.*
  • Richardson, Phyllis. New spiritual architecture. New York : Abbeville Press, 2004.
  • Schloeder, Steven J. Architecture in communion: implenting the second Vatican Council through liturgy and architecture. San Francisco, CA: Ignatius Press, 1998.*
  • Takenaka, Masao. The place where God dwells: an introduction to church architecture in Asia. Hong Kong: Christian Conference of Asia, 1995.*
  • Torgerson, Mark Allen. An architecture of immanence: architecture for worship and ministry today. Grand Rapids, Michigan: William. B. Eerdmans Pub. Co., 2007.*
  • White, James F. Protestant worship and church architecture: theological and historical considerations. New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1964.*

 

*Refers to those written from a Christian perspective.