A Lion Slays the Man of God

Book Title: Figures des histoires de la Saincte Bible, accompagnees de briefs discours : contenans la plus grande partie des histoires sacrées du Vieil & Nouueau Testament, & des oeuures admirables du Dieu viuant, createur de ciel & de la terre, & de Iesu-Christ son fils vnique nostre sauueur & redemteur. : Pour l'exercice ordinaire des ames deuotes & contemplatives. : Le tout dedié au Roy tres-chrestien

Author: Leclerc, Jean, fl. 1573-1627

Image Title: A Lion Slays the Man of God

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Description: A man of God from Judah confronts King Jeroboam in Bethel, prophesying against the altar of the Golden Calf. In the background, a lion mauls and kills the man of God because he did not follow God’s command to return by the way that he had come.

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