The Saint John’s Bible

In 1998, Saint John's Abbey and University commissioned renowned calligrapher Donald Jackson to produce a hand-written, hand-illuminated Bible. We invite you to explore this work of art that unites an ancient Benedictine tradition with the technology and vision of today, illuminating the Word of God for a new millennium.

New Gallery - October 6th 2017

The Birth of Christ illumination on exhibition in The Saint John’s Bible Gallery. Hill Museum & Manuscript Library/Wayne Torborg, Saint John’s University, Collegeville, Minnesota, USA.
The Saint John’s Bible Gallery features 28 original folios from the Bible and is open from Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

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BIBLE GALLERY HOURS
Monday – Friday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturdays – only From June 2 - December 15: noon – 4:00 p.m.
CLOSED on the following 2018 dates: May 28th, July 4th, September. 3, November 22, 23, 24.
The Bible gallery will also be closed from December 24, 2018 through January 1, 2019.