Contrast in Attitudes Toward Money and Religion

Book Title: Passional Christi und Antichristi

Author: Luther, Martin, 1483-1546

Image Title: Contrast in Attitudes Toward Money and Religion

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Description: While Jesus drives the money-changers from the temple with a whip, the Pope sits on his throne and supervises the arrangement of coins on a table before him. This woodcut is from the book "Passional Christi und Antichristi" with thirteen scenes contrasting the life of Jesus to that of the Pope. The images are by Lucas Cranach the Elder (1472-1553).

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