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2019-2020 Season

There’s something for everyone!

From the unveiling of a thousand-year-old Jewish manuscript to contemporary art depicting the Apocalypse, there is something here for everyone. Museum of the Bible invites you, your family, your community — and every community — to engage with the Bible’s stories, see its history and experience its impact.
Special Exhibition

A Fence Around the Torah: Unveiling an Iconic Jewish Bible

Hidden away for 1,000 years, available to you on November 8th!
Speaker Series

Visions of the Apocalypse

October 10, 2019, at 6:30 p.m.

Join us for a discussion of the Apocalypse in the Bible and in contemporary art. An art exhibit featuring local artists’ interpretations of the Apocalypse will accompany the event.
Speaker Series

Abel Beth Maacah: Uncovering the Secrets of a Biblical City

Thursday, October 3, at 7 p.m.

Archaeologists recently found a fragment from an ancient sculpture at Abel Beth Maacah that is of major significance for biblical history. Come hear about the site and the exciting new artifact they uncovered.
ARTIFACT IN FOCUS

Illuminated Manuscript: Hours and Psalter of Elizabeth de Bohun, Countess of Northampton

The hours begin with a scene of the annunciation and the Psalter with the Tree of Jesse.