National Geographic : 1939 Dec
Q) iNational Lxeograpnic society DANIEL FORETELLS THE KINGDOM OF GOD Ten centuries ago an artistic monk here portrayed the prophet in Persian church brocades. The scroll reads: "And in the days of these kings shall the God of heaven set up a kingdom, which shall never be destroyed" (Daniel 2:44). The angel at right proclaims: "Ye men of Galilee, why stand ye gazing up into heaven?" (Acts 1:11). rinlays Dyr.ric iviatson A CAPPADOCIANCONCEPT OFCHRIST'S BETRAYAL Judas has just kissedhis Lord inGethsemane (Luke 22:47-52). One of the "captains of the temple" stands atleft, small sword uplifted. St. Peter, next to him, is about tosever anearfrom Malchus, servant ofthe high priest. Nearly athousand years have elapsed since Christians worshiped in frescoed Analipsis Church (Plate VIII).