Many Talents

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: Many Talents

Description: A king holding a scepter sits at a table bearing money, paper, pen, and hourglass and judges people who are gathered around, including a kneeling man; God sits enthroned between an angel and a demon, who holds on open book; a man kneels before God, while above the throne a banner reads "Return a reckoning." The Latin superscription reads, "By what more you will grasp, that it is greater to return a reckoning," and the text below, "From whom will God demand payment with more interest? From him, to whom many talents have been entrusted.".

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