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December 2014: Religious Buildings
Our December 2014 Issue is now online. This issue features a profile of Duncan G. Stroik, a product report on designing and restoring art glass, a feature on organizations that help historic church restorations, and much more.

Helping Historic Houses of Worship
Many historic religious buildings are in desperate need of repair and maintenance and don't know where to turn for help. There are a number of organizations that can help them. Read more.

Recession Savior
Designed by Meleca Architecture, Inc., of Columbus, OH, St. Paul the Apostle in Westerville, OH, features simple Romanesque Revival forms, local brick and rusticated stone. Read more.

Sacred Architecture in the New Century
Classical architect. Professor. Author. Editor. All of those hats fit Duncan G. Stroik of Duncan G. Stroik Architect, LLC, of South Bend, IN. Read more in this month's Profile.






 

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