Jacob’s Flock Prospers

Book Title: Deudsch Catechismus : gemehret mit einer newen Vorrhede und Vermanunge zu der Beicht.

Author: Luther, Martin, 1483-1546

Image Title: Jacob’s Flock Prospers

Scripture Reference:

Description: – Jacob places striped branches before the sheep and goats of his father-in-law, Laban, in order to increase the number of spotted and dark-colored animals in his own herd, a biblical scene used by the artist to illustrate the commandment that forbids coveting the house of one’s neighbor.

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