In providing a brief look into one of the volumes of The Saint John’s Bible we have endeavoured to capture the essence of its creation and give some context for the beautiful illuminations within.
The information in this display comes from the sources included in the references listed below each illumination and the associated transcripts.
Calderhead, C. (2015). Illuminating the word: The making of The Saint John’s Bible (2nd ed.). Collegeville, MN: Liturgical Press.
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