What do you think about having Angelina Jolie on the cover of a Bible?
“First published in Sweden last year, “Bible Illuminated: The Book” is the glossy fashion magazine-style publication that features Jolie. It looks like it might be more at home on a coffee table or the nightstand of the latest hipster hotel than a church.
The creation of former advertising executives, it pairs intense photo essays — including images such as a child with a gun or beatings in the Belgian Congo under King Leopold’s II’s regime — with the scripture of the New Testament. It is aimed at people who might not otherwise ever read the Bible.”
Read the article: New Bibles alter form _ not word _ to draw readers