Topic: Bible

Blanton Museum Offers Rare Look at Medieval Manuscript

Oct. 1, 2015
Saul Defeats the Ammonites

“The Crusader Bible: A Gothic Masterpiece,” which will be on view at the Blanton Museum of Art starting Dec. 12, is an exhibition of more than 40 unbound pages from one of the most celebrated French illuminated manuscripts of the Middle Ages.

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Harry Ransom Center Acquires Rare Plantin Polyglot Bible

April 29, 2008

The Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center at The University of Texas at Austin has acquired a rare Plantin Polyglot Bible, containing parallel texts in Hebrew, Greek, Syriac and Aramaic with translations and commentary in Latin.

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Education Notes: Religion and Culture Experts

March 6, 2008

Members of the Christian faith will celebrate Easter, one of the religion's most important holy days, March 23. Christianity scholars and historians at The University of Texas at Austin are available to discuss religion and culture from a variety of perspectives, from Jesus in popular culture to the origins of the Bible.

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