The Saint John’s Bible is a singular achievement: the complete text of the Bible, written on calfskin vellum using traditional tools and inks. As a work of sacred art, it ignites the spiritual imagination of all those who view its pages. It stands alone. However, the beauty, richness, and inspiration of The Saint John’s Bible are not limited to those able to see the original pages in a museum setting.
Because of the Heritage Edition, a masterpiece in its own right, people around the world can experience The Saint John’s Bible. These volumes can be used in liturgies, by scholars, and in the daily life of a faith community. Limited to 299 sets, the seven volumes of the Heritage Edition of The Saint John’s Bible are true to the scale, beauty, and artistic intent of the original manuscript. Let these magnificent volumes inspire you and your community.
Thanks to the creative leadership of Donald Jackson, the artistic director of the original manuscript, The Saint John’s Bible Heritage Edition is a work of art in its own right. Leading manuscript experts around the world who have seen the Heritage Edition recognize it as the highest quality reproduction ever made.
A 16-page publication describing the seven volumes of the Heritage Edition is now available for viewing and download. Click here to view it.