The art of the Saint John's Bible : the complete reader's guide (Book, 2013) [College of Saint Benedict/Saint John's University]
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The art of the Saint John's Bible : the complete reader's guide

Author: Susan Sink
Publisher: Collegeville, Minnesota : Liturgical Press, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the time that pages of The Saint John's Bible began touring in major exhibitions nearly a decade ago, people have been moved, captivated, and inspired by this stunning work of modern sacred art. But they often have questions about the illuminations that are scattered throughout the Bible, especially as they first become familiar with it. Why was a certain Scripture passage chosen for illumination rather than  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Illustrations
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Susan Sink
ISBN: 9780814691939 0814691935
OCLC Number: 863801382
Notes: A revised edition of the three-volume set, published 2007-2012.
Description: xvi, 376 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Pentateuch --
Historical books --
Wisdom books --
Psalms --
Prophets --
Gospels and Acts --
Letters and Revelation.
Responsibility: Susan Sink.
Local System Bib Number:
007741720

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In The Saint John's Bible the art, plentiful and beautiful, is not there as decoration or even as illustration: it is there to illuminate, to light up Holy Scripture from within. It is sacred art, Read more...

 
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