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“What a privilege it is for us to be associated with this project that will bring a contemporary celebration of the beauty and power of these sacred texts to our community.”
 

Dr. Evan M. Maurer, former director and CEO,
The Minneapolis Institute of Arts

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09/18/2015 Over 60 Institutions to Turn a Page of the Heritage Edition Each Day of Pope Francis’s Visit
04/17/2015 His Holiness Pope Francis Receives Final Volume of The Saint John’s Bible at the Vatican
02/17/2015Medievalist Rev. Eric Hollas, O.S.B., will highlight the visual puns and whimsy found within The Saint John’s Bible in the Bauccio Commons Boardroom on the University of Portland campus.
02/12/2015Donald Jackson, the official scribe and calligrapher to the Crown Office of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and the artistic director of The Saint John’s Bible spoke at Concordia University – St. Paul.
12/21/2014 Mary Ann Gwinn’s article in Seattle Times, "Vashon artist among those who worked on handmade St. John’s Bible".
12/08/2014Illuminating the Word: The Saint John’s Bible will present 68 original pages from all seven volumes of The Saint John’s Bible along with tools, sketches, materials, and rare books, which help to tell the story of this monumental creation. The exhibition was realized through the collaborative efforts of the Chazen and the Hill Museum & Manuscript Library (HMML) at Saint John’s Abbey and University in Collegeville, Minnesota. The exhibition runs Dec. 19, 2014 through March 15, 2015.
11/22/2014"Magnificent handwritten Bible dazzles at Molloy College "
11/21/2014The beauty of The Saint John’s Bible, acquired by St. Mary’s University last year, seems to move everyone who experiences it, so imagine the creative inspiration San Antonio’s favorite artists derived from
10/02/2014The Saint John’s Bible was featured in Patheos in an article written by Greg Wolfe
03/10/2014Samford to Host Presentation on The Saint John’s Bible
08/06/2013Minnesota Marine Art Museum Exhibition
08/01/2013Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County—,Heritage Edition Exposition
05/07/2013 - The Morgan Library & Museum, New York is celebrating its newest acquisition
03/15/2013- Take a tour of the Gospels & Acts volume of the Heritage Edition
03/12/2013 Original Folios of Letters and Revelation from The Saint John’s Bible on Display for Public Viewing
09/05/2012 The Saint John’s Bible at the Getty
05/02/2012 Yale University Acquires The Saint John’s Bible Heritage Edition
10/20/2011 Apostles Edition of The Saint John's Bible Gifted to The Morgan Library & Museum.
10/19/2011 The Saint John's Bible was featured on NBC's Today show on Wednesday, Oct. 19.
09/15/2011 Saint John’s Abbey and University today announced the historic completion of The Saint John’s Bible.
03/01/2011 Bible among “Remarkably Bold, Daringly Different” at Marquette University’s Mission Week
01/12/2011 Arrival of The Saint John’s Bible is Symbolic for Two Institutions, One Library
11/20/2010 Hawaii's Chaminade University Celebrates Gift of Bible
11/10/2010 First Parish in Nation and Minnesota Receives Fine Art Edition
10/28/2010 Heritage Edition Gifted to ASU Special Collections
09/24/2010 Bible's Arrival Helps College of Saint Mary Celebrate Heritage, Sacred Word
08/31/2010 Saint Mary’s College Begins New Academic Year with Gift of The Saint John's Bible
06/11/2010 Regis College First to Display Heritage Edition in Canada
04/29/2010 Mayo Clinic Receives Seven-Volume Heritage Edition of The Saint John's Bible
04/27/2010 The Saint John's Bible Heritage Edition Comes to Pepperdine for Special Exhibition
02/26/2010 Tickets Now on Sale for The Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit at the Science Museum of Minnesota opening March 12
12/25/2009 FOX News aired a story on Christmas Day featuring The Saint John’s Bible and the Heritage Edition
12/10/2009 St. Catherine University Celebrates Advent and the Arrival of the Heritage Edition
11/03/2009 Landmark Dead Sea Scroll Exhibition at the Science Musuem to Feature Twenty-eight folios from The Saint John's Bible
09/30/2009 Dead Sea Scrolls and the Bible: Ancient Artifacts, Timeless Treasures Opens January 22, 2010 at the Milwaukee Public Museum
09/04/2009 University of St. Thomas receives gift of The Saint John’s Bible Heritage Edition
06/05/2009 St. Martin-in-the-Fields to Receive Rare, Fine Art Edition of The Saint John's Bible
05/26/2009 An Exhibition at the Hill Museum & Manuscript Library
04/16/2009 Regis University Receives Rare, Fine Art Edition of The Saint John’s Bible
03/09/2009 Cathedral of Christ the Light "Overjoyed" With Gift of The Saint John’s Bible Heritage Edition
12/11/2008 Christmas with The Saint John’s Bible
04/24/2008 Archbishop Flynn Calls The Saint John’s Bible "A Great Work of Art"
04/04/2008 His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI Calls The Saint John’s Bible a "Work for Eternity"
3/24/2008 The Saint John’s Bible Shared Worldwide