Archbishop Thomas Collins to Enthrone Bible

Date: 
Thu, 2010-05-27 21:00 - 21:30

On Thursday, May 27th at 5:00 pm in the College Atrium, Archbishop Thomas Collines will enthrone one of the volumes of the Heritage Edition of the St. John's Bible to celebrate the founding of Regis College in the Word of God. A reception will follow and two additional volumes of the Heritage Edition will be on exhibit.

One volume of the Heritage Edition will remain on permanent rotating exhibit in the Atrium, with one page turned each day. A conservation and educational program for the Bible has been prepared in consultation with Ms. Betsy Eldridge. The display case was designed by Larkin Architects and fabricated by Holman Exhibits.

The Heritage Edition of the St. John's Bible is a gift of George and Gloria Allen of St. Paul Minnesota. The display case and installation are gifts of James and Maria Rixon of Milton, Ontario.