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Old Testament
→ Genesis → Abraham and Isaac → The sacrifice of Isaac
→ Isaac carries the wood to Moriah
→ Isaac carrying the wood shown a second time next to the scene of sacrifice
→ Abraham and Isaac holding objects alluding to the sacrifice
→ Abraham and Isaac only
→ The hand of God stays Abraham's sword
→ The angel stays Abraham's sword and points to the ram
→ The angel stays Abraham's sword but does not point to the ram
→ The angel points to the ram but does not stay Abraham's sword
→ The angel neither stays Abraham's sword nor points to the ram
→ Isaac binds the ram for the sacrifice
→ Abraham with the ram