EFM 0079 | My soul is in the midst of lions

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Postcard - ‘My soul is in the midst of lions’. 

'My soul is in the midst of lions. I lie among those breathing fire, sons of men whose teeth are spears and arrows, whose tongue is a sharp sword.' Psalm 57:5. From Melchior Mattsperger, Die geistliche Hertzens-Einbildungen, 1699. Images like this one were used as card games in pietistic circles.


EFM 0079
There is a brief explanation of the image on the reverse of the card.
Size: 105x150 mm
© EFM/Bibliotheca Philosophica Hermetica Collection