Pagan Gods, North ceiling vault
Pagan Gods, installed 1895, oil on canvas with plaster, glass, and wood reliefs (1999 photo)

Pagan Gods (continued)

The inscription on the section of the ceiling vault adjacent to the Israelites Oppressed lunette excerpted Psalm 106, and identified these “false gods” of biblical Egypt, Syria, Ammon, and Phoenicia as the snares and temptations of religious life and thought in the distant past.
The Triumph of Religion