The Ascension of Jesus at the Mount of Olives
“And it came to pass, while he blessed them, he parted from them, and was carried up into heaven.” Luke 24:51 ASV
Illustration of Jesus ascending into heaven while surrounded by his disciples. Christ’s mother, Mary, kneels with the other disciples on his right. A beam of light descends from the sky and surrounds Jesus.
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Benziger Brothers, Inc. Bible Stories for Little Children (New York, NY: Benziger Brothers, Inc., 1894) 99