Twin Cities printing company donates copy of Saint John’s Bible to Shoreview church
A Twin Cities printing company is making a valuable donation to a Shoreview church .
The John Roberts Company in Coon Rapids is donating a copy of the Saint John’s Bible they reproduced to St. Odilia Catholic Church.
The owner of the company, Michael Keene gave the bible to church to honor his late father who attended the house of worship.
“The connection with my father, the church, and we’re very proud and pleased to be able to do that,” Keene said.
The Saint John’s Bible is valued at $185,000.
“I don’t know if we knew the exact dollar amount, but we knew this was something we could really treasure,” Rick Storms with St. Odilia Catholic Church said.
The Saint John’s Bible produced by the company are being sold all over the world.
The U.S. Library of Congress has a copy, along with the Pope at the Vatican.