Moses

The sculpture of Moses by Michelangelo in the Church of St. Peter in chain in Rome, commissioned by Pope Julius II for his tomb.  

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The Annunciation

The Catedral de Burgos in Spain has several masterpieces displayed in their museum.  This one is about the Annunciation of the Angel Gabriel to Mary of Nazareth that she has been appointed by God to be the mother of the Saviour of the world.

The Annunciation

Affliction

The chosen people experienced a snake infestation while sojourning in the desert.  Moses was instructed to put up a pole with a snake as a means of deliverance from the affliction.  A memorial was placed on Mount Nebo, where Moses was said to have viewed the Promised Land before he died.

Affliction