Isaiah the Prophet

illustration of Isaiah the prophet, based on the Michelangelo's portrait on the Sistine Chapel; swiped from the biblepicturegallery.com free picture sectionMemorial

Profile

Eighth century BC Old Testament prophet. Killed at the order of King Manasses of Juda.

Died

  • sawn in two
  • buried under an oak tree

Canonized

Representation

  • elderly man holding a scroll that reads “Ecce Virgo Concipiet”
  • old man being sawn in two
  • robed figure holding a saw
Additional Information

MLA Citation

  • “Isaiah the Prophet“. CatholicSaints.Info. 2 July 2015. Web. 5 August 2015. <>