st. john's bible

st. john's bible

By Paul Anderson September 27, 2015

Hand-scribed illuminations with superb calligraphy and embossed with gold leaf adorn the The Saint John's Bible, the first one of its kind to be commissioned in half a millennia. Drawing on key parables from the gospel of Luke, a theologian reflects on the enduring, prophetic message of mercy, forgiveness and reconciliation, and being a good neighbor.

January 15, 2009

This six-minute video introduces you to the genesis and process of creating the illuminated, handwritten Bible.