Friday, March 2, 2012

Greek Bible Art: Manna

The image shows The Gathering of the Manna Dieric Bouts the Elder (source). This verse is from Exodus 6:35.

οἱ δὲ υἱοὶ Ισραηλ ἔφαγον τὸ μαν ἔτη τεσσαράκοντα.
Filii Israël comederunt man quadraginta annis.
The children of Israel did eat manna forty years.