"Moses and the Prophets"
Moses (1861)
Public DomainMoses (1861) - Credit: Ivan Kramskoi

Moses is revered as a leading prophet by all Abrahamic faiths. He led the Exodus of the Israelites out of Egypt, and was the recipient of the Ten Commandments which are the foundation of Christian practice. After forty years of wandering in the desert, Moses died within sight of the Promised Land.


John the Baptist
Public DomainJohn the Baptist - Credit: El Greco

Other well-known biblical prophets include Jonah, who foretold the destruction of Ninevah and lived for three days and three nights in a whale’s belly; John the Baptist, who prophesied the coming of Christ and whose severed head was presented to Salome; and Daniel, the interpreter of dreams.  There’s a full list here


Daniel (1873)
Public DomainDaniel (1873) - Credit: Edward Burne-Jones
Jonah and the Whale (1621)
Public DomainJonah and the Whale (1621) - Credit: Pieter Lastman