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

A new permanent gallery for The Saint John’s Bible opens to the public on October 6, 2017. Rotating exhibitions will feature 28 original folios at a time and be open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.