“The Three Crosses,” an etching done by artist Rembrandt van Rijn in the year 1653, depicts a spiritual manifestation that transcribes the exact elements within the story of Genesis Chapter 22 when Abraham bound his only son Isaac to an altar to slay him.
Rembrandt’s “The Three Crosses” yr. 1653 Reveals ‘The Ram In The Thicket’ God provided in place of Isaac, sparing his life and teaching us to obey the voice of God. This revelation in 2016 is of a story recorded much more than 3,000 years ago! All glory to God the Father.
You will see depicted in this spiritual manifestation all of these elements (highlighted in boldface) & more!
Gen 22:7 And Isaac spake unto Abraham his father, and said, My father: and he said, Here am I, my son. And he said, Behold the fire and the wood: but where is the lamb for a burnt offering?
Gen 22:8 And Abraham said, My son, God will provide himself a lamb for a burnt offering: so they went both of them together.
Gen 22:9 And they came to the place which God had told him of; and Abraham built an altar there, and laid the wood in order, and bound Isaac his son, and laid him on the altar upon the wood.
Gen 22:10 And Abraham stretched forth his hand, and took the knife to slay his son.
Gen 22:11 And the angel of the LORD called unto him out of heaven, and said, Abraham, Abraham: and he said, Here am I.
Gen 22:12 And he said, Lay not thine hand upon the lad, neither do thou any thing unto him: for now I know that thou fearest God, seeing thou hast not withheld thy son, thine only son from me.
Gen 22:13 And Abraham lifted up his eyes, and looked, and behold behind him a ram caught in a thicket by his horns: and Abraham went and took the ram, and offered him up for a burnt offering in the stead of his son.