Membership Categories

Liturgical Design Consultant

Professionals who provide a process that includes education on the importance, role and value of worship, the impact of the church building on worship, and with multidisciplinary expertise in some or all of the following areas of service:

  • Planning and design for the liturgical environment
  • Collaborative work with the architect and related professionals
  • Coordination of planning, design and fabrication of appropriate liturgical art, furnishings, and appointments

Allied

Individual professionals who contribute a particular expertise to the design or furnishing of places of worship, but do not provide a  liturgical consulting process with expertise in one or some of the following areas of service:

  • Academics
  • Acoustics
  • Architecture
  • Art conservation
  • Arts
  • Crafts
  • Historic preservation
  • Lighting
  • Liturgy
  • other related areas

Affiliate

For profit corporate entities and not for profit organizations or institutions having an interest in contributing to the creation of beautiful and meaningful places of worship.

Affiliate Members may include manufacturers and/or providers of:

  • Bells & carillons
  • Candles
  • Church goods
  • Columbaria
  • Liturgical textileware
  • Seating & pews
  • Other related items

or, organizations and institutions such as:

  • Colleges and Universities
  • Schools of Theology
  • Liturgical associations
  • Other related groups

Emeritus

An honorary membership status given to individual professionals, in recognition of their lifetime of outstanding contributions to the field of liturgical design through design excellence, contributions in the field of education, or to the advancement of the profession.