Humility

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: Humility

Scripture Reference:

Description: A man on horseback is acclaimed by a crowd and a banner beneath him reads "Whoever exalts himself will be humbled, Luc. 14 (Luke 14:11);" overhead Mary is crowned over a banner that reads "Whoever humbles himself will be exalted, Luc. 14 (Luke 14:11)." The Latin superscription reads, "The most humble is most acceptable to God," and the text below, "Who most completely deserves to be on high with God? The one to whom innumerable hosts give the same will be humble.".

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