What I don't like about baldacchinos is that these tend to hem in the space of the altar and often the pillars block the view of the congregation.
But in this modern church, it works and it is quite lovely, no? While something like this would work in my church's modern building, what fascinates me more is the altar railing that was added and could easily be done at my church. I am not sure about the baldacchino in my church, though, but it might work.
Please note the ambo too. Old priests need good knees to climb that!
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