April 22, 2015: From Inspiration to Illumination: An Introduction to the Saint Johns Bible
The Saint John’s Bible is the first handwritten, illuminated Bible commissioned by a Benedictine Abbey in over 500 years. Its hand written lettering and stunning artworks truly present the Word of God in an engaging and inspirational way. Discover the beauty and splendor of The Saint John’s Bible at a captivating and lively presentation that shares the story behind this once in a millennium undertaking and showcases some of the many artworks in this world-renowned project. Tim Ternes, Director of The Saint John’s Bible at the Hill Museum & Manuscript Library, will lead this presentation followed by a reception. Prints of the Saint John’s Bible will be on display in The Erdman Art Gallery from April 6, 2015 – May 8, 2015.