Unveiling of the Saint John Bible

One of the extraordinary undertakings of our time. – Smithsonian Magazine

Date: Monday, January 19, 2015
Time: 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Location: Champlain College’s Miller Information Commons (Library), 1st Floor
No RSVP required.Bible2

Champlain College is honored to host a Heritage Edition of the Saint John’s Bible, the first hand-written and hand-illuminated Bible commissioned by Benedictine monks since medieval times. A truly interdisciplinary work of art and sacred scripture, the Saint John’s Bible unites ancient Benedictine tradition with modern vision for a new millennium.

BiblePlease join us as we inaugurate our yearlong celebration with brief remarks and a multi-denominational blessing, to be followed by light refreshments.

Feel free to share this invitation with members of your faith community.

We will be hosting a yearlong series of events celebrating tradition and innovation and inspired by the Saint John’s Bible.

This programming is sponsored by Champlain Chautauqua (made possible by a parent gift), the Core Division, the Division of Communication and Creative Media, the Office of the President and Provost, and Miller Information Commons.

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