The Ascension of Jesus in front of the Apostles
“And when he had said these things, as they were looking, he was taken up; and a cloud received him out of their sight.” Acts 1:9 ASV
Illustration of Jesus ascending into heaven while his apostles watch from the ground. Eight of the apostles are standing, while three are kneeling. Mountains and palm trees are visible in the background. Jesus is wearing a flowing robe and a halo of light surrounds his head.
Keywordsrobe, Resurrection, disciples, apostle, Mount of Olives, crucifixion, apostles, passion of Christ, The Passion, disciple, The Ascension, Ascension of Christ, Ascension of Jesus
Martin Luther, translator Volks-Bilderbibel oder die ganze heilige Schrift des alten und neuen Testaments, nach der Ueberseßung Dr. Martin Luther's (Leipzig, Germany: Baumgärtners Buchhandlung, 1853) 151