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Illuminating the Word

Illuminating the Word

Albertus Magnus College is pleased to inform you that "Illuminating the Word" . . a presentation and exhibit of the Saint John's Bible, has been re-scheduled to Monday, September 29, 2014.

Please join us at Rosary Hall (700 Prospect Street, New Haven) from 3:00-4:30 p.m., for the presentation by David Allaway, Director of the Heritage Program..

Free and open to the public. Seating is limited, and we ask that you kindly R.S.V.P. to the Office of College Advancement (203) 773-8502 or email

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 present the Word of God in an inspirational way. Discover the beauty of the Saint John's Bible and the process used to create the beautiful illuminations at this lecture.

This lecture is sponsored by the Albertus Magnus College Library & Information Commons, the Department of Visual & Performing Arts, and the Department of Philosophy & Religion.