Blessed are the Persecuted

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: Blessed are the Persecuted

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Description: An angel protects the persecuted from people with stones as an illustration of the eighth beatitude: "Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs I the kingdom of heaven" (NIV).

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