Biblical Subject   |   Biblical Text   |   Artist   |   Word
  Artwork: Direct your attention my people to my law
  Artist: UNKNOWN; Illustrator of 'St. Albans Psalter', England, first half of 12th century
  Date: First half of the 12th century
  Technique: Miniature
  Location: University of Aberdeen, Historic Collections
  Notes: From the "St. Albans Psalter", created at St. Abans Abbey essentially by Geoffrey de Gorham (or Gorron), Abbot of St. Albans (1119-46). Psalms 78:1: In the centre of the initial is an eagle on a pole. David stands on the left, addressing an assembly of twelve people. The words and phrases in this psalm refer to Deuteronomy 31:19- 32:11. Here God instructed Moses to remind the twelve tribes of Israel about the law by singing a canticle.
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  Subject: 78: Unfaithful Isreael, Faithful God

  Hosts: University of Aberdeen, Historic Collections  [IMAGE]