The Buttress Church in Bierum Revisited

Do you remember, that in Beacon Lights of August 1996 I wrote about the State Reformed Church of Bierum (province of Groningen, in the northeastern part of The Netherlands)? Well, two readers of Beacon Lights (from Jenison, Michigan) have paid that Church a visit during the past summer, and made this photo that shows the […]

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A Buttress Church

In the Eastern part of the Dutch province of Groningen, close to the coast of the Wadden-Sea, you can find the village of Bierum. The soil has weak spots here and there, which has always been a problem for the construction of big buildings. So, this Reformed State Church (Nederlands Hervormde Kerk) is famous because […]

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