The G&H Philosophy
Beyond just Design
Our sacred places should blend historical integrity with contemporary needs to
inspire reflection and transcend time.
Blessed Sacrament Church
Graham & Hyde has worked with Blessed Sacrament Parish in Springfield, Illinois for over four decades, adding amenities and modifications to their 1930's neo-Gothic liturgical space.
Cherry Hills Baptist Church
The Cherry Hills Baptist Church was quickly outgrowing their existing facility in Springfield. Graham & Hyde Architects was selected to team up with the Church to help plan for a new facility to better serve their needs.
First United Methodist Church
In 1992 Graham & Hyde was given the task of developing a long range master plan for a multiphase worship complex for the First United Methodist Church. The chosen site was 46 acres on the West side of Springfield.
Newman Catholic Center
Located at Eastern Illinois University, a 10,000 student state institution, the Newman Center serves a large segment of the student and faculty population.
St. Patrick Church of Merna
A long range master plan was developed for a multi-phase construction implementation including a new 1250-seat worship space, parish center, multi-use spaces and offices.
Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
Built in 1927, the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception is a blend of an “American” exterior and a “Roman” interior, modeled after the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore.