Joel Pettersson

Joel Pettersson (June 8, 1892 - January 5, 1937) was a painter and writer on the Ă…land Islands, Finland. He remained an obscure figure during his lifetime; most of his works were unpublished for decades after his death.

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    They shall beat their swords into plowshares, and their spears into pruninghooks: nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war any more.
    Bible: Hebrew Isaiah, 2:4.

    The words reappear in Micah 4:3, and the reverse injunction is made in Joel 3:10 (”Beat your plowshares into swords ...”)