Do Good to Please God

Book Title: Het Nieuwe Testament ons salichmaeckers Iesv Christi, mitsgaders d'epistelen : wt het Oude Testament, soo die door 't jaer in den dienst der h. kercke ghelesen worden. / Oversien ende verbetert na den laetsten Roomschen text, door den eerw. H. Henricus van den Leemputte, Licentiaet in de h. Godheyt. Verciert met veel schoone figueren, gesneden door Christoffel van Sichem, voor P.I.P.

Author: Leemputte, Henricus van den, 1588-1657

Image Title: Do Good to Please God

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Description: God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit are represented in the heavens as people hand out bread and wine and pray down below. In the background people are giving shelter to the poor and the needy. God has the globus cruciger (right), Jesus holds a cross (left), and the Holy Spirit is represented by a dove (center). The monogram of the artist, Christoffel van Sichem (1546-1624) and the monogram of the engraver (M) appear at the base.

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