Plays » Religious & Liturgical

This Is My Story, This Is My Song
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Price: Free! Words: 9,780. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A program of readings and music about the life and hymns of Fanny Crosby
Two for the Chancel
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Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013 by Rice Universe Publishing. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Two for the Chancel includes two Reader's Theater light dramas to be performed in the church chancel. The theme of The Easy Button is How freedom to choose came into the world and what it means for us, and of Four Drumsticks, Respecting God’s Creation while Honoring Mind and Community.
Giordano Bruno
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Price: Free! Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Plays » Medieval
Giordano Bruno is one of the famous personalities of the Italian Renaissance. The unjust and barbarian death he had in 1600 when he was burnt at the stake in Rome, transformed him into a martyr of the science. This four acts play deals with that Renaissance titan’s human and intellectual journey.
Ol' Zak, After the Angel: A Monologue
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Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013 by Rice Universe Publishing. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Zechariah is struck dumb by an angel, in Luke 3: 7 - 18. His loss of voice becomes a metaphor for me, of forgetting that all things are possible with God. As I entered into ministry after graduating from The Iliff School of Theology, I wondered what would happen in my writing life. Would I doubt the birth of something new and lose my voice as Zechariah did?
A New Star
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Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: British English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A Children's Nativity Musical. Suitable for Year 3 (approx. age 8) - whom the main text is aimed at, and under, although others can also get involved. You can download all of the audio tracks for free from the website associated with this work. This work is offered free to schools, nurseries and church groups that wish to raise funds for themselves, their PTAs or their closely related charities.
Leaping Off the Page: Christmas Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 10,760. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A collection of plays, short stories, and poems, this is a resource for churches to use for developing their Christmas programs. The material includes simple performance pieces which can be produced by small, modest groups as well as by larger congregations.
In Their Own Words: An Eyewitness Account Of Christmas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Just imagine...What would happen if we could go back to that first Christmas, and have the characters tell their own stories? "In Their Own Eyes: An Eyewitness Account of Christmas" takes you back to that long-ago night, and the people who were there. Meet the characters everybody knows and also a few unknowns like Mary’s father, the innkeeper, and the little boy with no name.
Dazzling Lights
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Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This book comprises of some fables behind the festival of lights and a simple ritual we follow for the day has been put in poetic form. Our culture is filled with festivals. This is my sincere attempt to cover maximum festival that we celebrate at my place. My poems are very close to my life and also live of many in this world.
Providence; a love story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Write On! Publishing. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This a "Story Theatre" retelling of the biblical book of "Ruth".
Transcendology Can Reform Religions
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Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A screenplay about a spiritual journey that can bring new perspectives into religions. John was mentally in sync with the entire community. It was like Tapping Into the Mind of God. This Higher Self is called by many different names, but it ultimately is beyond any metaphysical concept. Spiritual seekers have experienced the enlightenment and tranquility that makes life enjoyable.
Salvation
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Price: Free! Words: 17,930. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Full Length Play, written and premiered in 2013. The play, with a cast of four (2M, 2F) follows the relationships, experiences and pressures of three workhouse inmates and a contentious new arrival - a nurse - during mid-nineteenth century Ireland. Story follows the courage and bravery of those in a tragic and harrowing environment striving to harness one objective: Survival.
Bloodlines - a play in two acts
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013 by WordCrafts Press. Category: Plays » American / African American
"Ladies and gentlemen of the Gallery. Before you are three condemned men. You are here to witness their execution." Bloodlines is a stage play about Jake and Joey, two brothers who are partners in crime.
The Fading Flower and Swallow the Sun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,550. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 by Zarahemla Books. Category: Plays » American / African American
In "The Fading Flower," when the son of Emma and Joseph Smith starts investigating the mysteries behind his father's involvement in polygamy, Emma must confront a chapter in her life that she would have rather left closed. "Swallow the Sun" follows C. S. Lewis on his journey from staunch atheist to one of the world's greatest defenders of Christianity.
Biblical Imagery and Quotations in Murder in the Cathedral
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You set the price! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013 by Unicorn & Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A martyrdom is never the design of man; for the true martyr is he who has become the instrument of God, who has lost his will in the Will of God, not lost it but found it, for he has found freedom in submission to God. The martyr no longer desires anything for himself, not even the glory of martyrdom.
The Pastor's Child
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Price: $12.50 USD. Words: 23,530. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A pastor’s child wakes up and begins to ask all the forbidden questions. The pastor is distraught. Is this going to be his dreaded apocalypse? Sure enough things grow from bad to worse as the penchant for asking questions becomes infectious. Meanwhile, his wife and a trusted family friend are in their own ways more than casually interested in the pastor's venture: The Tintinnabulation Ministry.
Hey Joe, What Do You Know
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A short original Christmas monologue about Joseph, the earthly father of Jesus. This 2-3 minute monologue is perfect for religious Christmas programs. Please do not perform without giving proper credit to the author. Please inform the author if used and think about blessing the author for his work and for royalties.
Christian Skits & Such
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Price: $5.19 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This ebook contains between twenty and forty works (depending on your counting skills) written for any possible occasion. How can you perform skits about brainsucking zombies, murderous Mob families, and bulimic beluga whales in church (or anywhere else)? And let's not forget grammatically challenged ninjas. Buy Nick's new multi-format ebook and find out, or wonder forever.
Give Us Barabbas!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
(4.00 from 1 review)
This Easter play is presented from the perspective of Barabbas, a criminal and a rebel against the Roman Empire. He is set to be executed with his two accomplices when an unexpected turn of events brings him before the court of Pontius Pilate--leading to an outcome Barabbas could have never imagined.
A Dialogue on Trinity
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Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
13-Year old Madeleine approaches her dad, Rev. Clarke, for answer to a question on Trinity and a dialogue ensues. They begin by discussing problems of consciousness and personality in the Three persons of the Godhead and proceed on to evaluate various theories, models, and views on the doctrine before finally evaluating the concept of "Unity" in Zeno's paradoxes and in the Priestly prayer of Jesus
The Easter Story - Drama Scripts for People and Puppets
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The Easter Story is presented as three separate plays which aim to portray the Easter story from a diffierent angle. If the Governor Hears - from the perspective of Pilate at Jesus' trail. Jesus is Alive! - from the perspective of the traders in the temple. Soldiers aren't paid to think - from the perspective of the soldiers guarding the tomb of Jesus.