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An Illuminated High Tea
An Illuminated High Tea
Date: Monday, November 13, 2017
Time: 04:00 PM

Chancellor Beingessner and President Bergman invite you to join us for High Tea as we launch a week of sacred illumination. 

Join us for An Illuminated High Tea, taking place on November 13, 2017, 4:00-5:30 p.m. at St. Jerome's University Gymnasium. This event launches a weeklong display of precious medieval manuscripts and supports our library expansion

 

Tickets for this event are $40 each, which includes:

  • High Tea;
  • a talk on “Selecting Sacred Scripture: How the Biblical Canon was Created” by Dr. Greti Dinkova-Bruun, Librarian of the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies, (PIMS) University of Toronto;
  • a rare opportunity to view a tenth-century Carolingian manuscript and a stunning fifteenth-century illuminated book of hours;
  • advance viewing of ten medieval manuscript facsimiles on loan from the PIMS.
     

Space is limited. Please register soon if you wish to join us. A tax receipt of $23 will be issued. Proceeds from this event will be used to support the expansion and rejuvenation of our library.