A Milestone of Historic Proportions:
ANU - Museum of the Jewish People Acquires the Most Influential Book in History – The Codex Sassoon!
“ANU embodies the Jewish narrative and safeguards the values, legacy, heritage and identity of the Jewish people,” says Irina Nevzlin, Chair of ANU’s Board of Directors. “We will be eternally grateful to Ambassador Moses and his family for ensuring that the most treasured, historic and complete Bible in existence will be permanently displayed at the world’s largest Jewish Museum.”
“The Codex Sassoon Bible is a powerful and meaningful manuscript of faith, history and culture,” adds Daniel Pincus, President of American Friends of ANU. “As the basis of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, the Hebrew Bible is a seminal text to countless people, and one of the most important discoveries of our time.” Read eJewishphilanthropy Article from May 25, 2023 Read JTA Article from June 1, 2023