Isaiah the Prophet

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


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


  • sawn in two
  • buried under an oak tree



  • 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. 28 January 2016. Web. 5 May 2016. <>