Impalement by Phinehas

Book Title: Biblia ectypa : Bildnussen auss Heiliger Schrifft Alt und Neuen Testaments in welchen alle Geschichte und Erscheinungen deutlich und schrifftmässig zu Gottes Ehre und andächtiger Seelen erbaulicher Beschauung vorgestellet werden. Mit Röm. Kayserl. Mayest: aller gnädigst-ertheilten Privilegio neu hervorgebracht von Christoph Weigel, Kupferstecher in Augspurg

Author: Weigel, Christoph, 1654-1725

Image Title: Impalement by Phinehas

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Description: In the distance Israelite men dance with Moabite women around their idols. In the foreground, Phinehas appeases God’s anger by thrusting a spear through an Israelite man and Moabite woman.

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