New lamps designed to deliver increased visibility with low power consumption. Read more



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The poorest Catholic church in Portland gets a modern, majorly money-conscious makeover. Read more

Cover Stories

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All images: Tom Paule Photography

Design insight can often come from the "product" and culture of who hired you. Read more


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Images courtesy of di loreto Architecture.

A Portland, Ore., practice renovates important sacred space for local Catholic community. Read more

Cover Stories

Four seasoned church technical directors list the top criteria they use in choosing an AVL dealer, contractor or consultant. Read more

Cover Stories

AVL consultant designs problem-solving sound system for Omaha's StoneBridge Christian Church. Read more

AVL Upgrade

The New York Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church (NYAC) gives its building a new look and mission. Read more


During restoration at Chicago's Shrine of Christ the King, a fire destroys large parts of the roof, choir loft, windows, and interior. Read more

Historic Renovations

Architectural designers at Rafferty, Rafferty, Tollefson, Lindeke Architects in St. Paul, Minn., put their heads together for a cost-effective renovation on a tight budget. Read more

Historic Renovations

A peer engineer's report on the importance of planning power for church clients, now and in the future. Read more


Rockford, Ill's Larson & Darby Inc. recently renovated a small chapel in a local hospital on a tight budget. The renovation's initial goal: preserve an eternal flame that remains lit in the chapel, yet the space got much more. Read more

Historic Renovations

A recap of the late 2013 chapter forum -- and its implications for future sacred space design Read more



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