The Saint John’s Bible is the first handwritten and illuminated Bible commissioned by a Benedictine monastery since the invention of the printing press in the 15th century.
Clement Manor is pleased to host the Heritage Edition (a fine art reproduction of the original) Gospels and Acts Volume - a heavy illuminated volume featuring the Genealogy of Jesus, Birth of Christ, Raising of Lazarus, Crucifixion, Christ Our Light, Last Supper, Road to Emmaus and Pentecost.
ALL are welcome to come and experience the beautiful calligraphy and fascinating illuminations, the history, the cultural influences and the faith message.
The Bible will be showcased in both the Health Center Lobby (3939 S. 92nd St.) and the Rainbow Room located in the independent apartment building (9405 W. Howard Ave.) Please see the attached flyer for more details about dates, times and locations.
Groups are welcome!