A Sermon in Stone

Church Design After Vatican II

One afternoon last summer, Lawrence Hoy and Robert Rambusch toured New York City’s Church of the Holy Family, nodding appreciatively at each other’s observations as they walked. The fifty-eight-year-old Hoy, a well-known liturgical designer and president of Renovata Studios, hadn’t seen Rambusch, his ninety-year-old mentor...

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The Church of the Ascension in New York City, after Renovata's restoration.

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Bethe Dufresne, a frequent contributor, is a freelance writer living in Old Mystic, Connecticut.