The Saint John’s Bible Launch: Strathfield

Monday, October 21st, 2013

On Wednesday the 9th of October at 10 am, a liturgy and morning tea was held simultaneously at all six ACU campuses to celebrate the acquisition of the Heritage Edition of The Saint John’s Bible. At the Strathfield Campus, Fides Lawton, Director of Libraries, introduced the event and spoke about ...

The Saint John’s Bible Launch: Melbourne

Monday, October 21st, 2013

Melbourne campus celebrated the simultaneous launch of The Saint John's Bible across all ACU campuses on Wednesday 9th October. The blessing liturgy was shared by Father Dominic Murphy and Father Vincent Widi. Guests enjoyed hearing the story of the making of the Bible from Associate Vice-Chancellor (Melbourne) John Ballard.   A highlight ...

Launch: The Saint John’s Bible

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

The Saint John's Bible on display in the chapel at Melbourne. ACU students and staff will have received an invitation to the launch of The Saint John's Bible that will happen on all campuses on Wednesday 9 October. You will need to RSVP to the address on your invitation by the close ...

The Saint John’s Bible

Friday, August 9th, 2013

Pages from Melbourne volume: Prophets In 2012, ACU acquired a Heritage Edition of the Saint John’s Bible – a limited edition reproduction of the first hand-written, hand-illuminated Bible to be commissioned by a Benedictine monastery in nearly 500 years. There are seven volumes. The original Saint John’s Bible was commissioned in 1998 ...