Abraham prepares to sacrifice his son, Isaac, when an angel intervenes. Caption reads: Abraham's faith. Genesis, Chap XX, verse

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Abraham prepares to sacrifice his son, Isaac, when an angel intervenes. Caption reads: Abraham's faith. Genesis, Chap XX, verse 2 'And he said, Take now thy son, thine only son Isaac, whom thou lovest, and get thee into the land of Moriah; and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which I will tell thee of.' Engraving by T O Barlow 1824 -1889.