Patience

Book Title: Christeliicken waerseggher : de principale stucken van t'christen geloof en Leuen int cort begrijpende. Met een rolle der deugtsaemheyt daer op dienende. Ende een schildt-wacht teghen de valsche waersegghers, tooueraers, etc. / Deur den e. Heer P. Ioannes David, priester der Societeijt Iesu

Author: David, Jan, 1545?-1613

Image Title: Patience

Description: Four people kneel in front of a cross, which bears a flail and crown of thorns; at its base is an altar where an open book displays Christ wearing a crown of thorns on one page and the wounds of his crucifixion on the other. The Latin superscription reads, "The suffering Christ, the perfect exemplar of patience" and the text below, "Not to be subdued by an adversary, through what summary might I learn? Read this book, of the flail, cross, blood of Christ.".

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