The beautiful Bathsheba by Benjamin Victor, an American

The beautiful Bathsheba by Benjamin Victor, an American

11/6/2021, 10:24:54 AM
The beautiful Bathsheba by Benjamin Victor, an American sculptor. A modern interpretation of the ancient legendary temptress, Bathsheba. #temptress As related in the Hebrew bible, Bathsheba was the wife of Uriah the Hittite. She later married David, King of the United Kingdom of Israel and Judah. Their story is one of great intrigue and scandal. David sees Bathsheba bathing and lusts after her. They have sexual intercourse together and she becomes pregnant. David commands that her husband Uriah be killed in battle. #battle . Bathsheba becomes David's wife and bears him a son. But Nathan , The Prophet is outraged and confronts David about his sin. God punishes David through the death of Bathsheba's son. Bathsheba and David have a second child, Solomon, who succeeds his father as king. #Bathsheba Bathsheba is often portrayed as a seductive woman bathing on a rooftop or in the open air, in an attempt to entice King David, although this interpretation varies. Read the full article on our website. Link in Bio. Comment | Tag | Share Turn ON Post Notifications & Never miss any Content! #ancientgarden #ancientsculpture #ancientgoddesses #israel

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