The first handwritten, illuminated Bible that a Benedictine monastery has commissioned in 500 years. World-renowned calligrapher Donald Jackson and an international team have revived the ancient art tools of vellum, quills, hand-ground pigments, and gold leaf. 136 pages, 9.75" x 15" hardcover. Liturgical Press.
Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 136 Vendor: St. John's Bible Dimensions: 15 X 9 3/4 (inches) ISBN: 0814690513
The Word of God, hand-illuminated through ancient methods by a contemporary master, brings the reader to an epiphany of the sacred. Readers will savor the experience unfolding before them and come to see how "Gospels and Acts" beautifully marries text and image to serve the Word. Liturgical Press
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