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A Quick Guide to "Murder in the Cathedral"
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 27 ยท Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 160. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
“Murder in the Cathedral” by T. S. Eliot was first performed in 1935. It is a verse drama that presents the assassination of Archbishop Thomas Becket in Canterbury Cathedral in 1170.
17 Short Play On Romans 8
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,550. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
I find myself in Romans 8 whenever I doubt who God is, how much He loves His children, how He’s ordered things, and how the world and everything and everyone in it is under his control.. If for no other verse than Romans 8:28 - “And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.” These short play affirm all this and more.
La Homosexualidad, El desafio pastoral del siglo XXI
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: Spanish. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Hablar de homosexualidad hace una decada era un tema tabú, hoy día es una necesidad. En este libro se desafía a la iglesia a que asuma la apertura al diálogo y a su labor pastoral, sin dejar de lado sus convicciones.
The Gift: A Salvation Skit for Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This free skit illustrates that salvation is a gift from God. It can be performed by churches, youth groups, Bible clubs and schools.
The Baron's Daughter (A Two-Act Play)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,860. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
The citizens of Miles Gap want land for a church. But greedy Baron Von Zandenberg stubbornly refuses to sell or give his land away. Local cowboy, Jeb Donovan, tries convincing the Baron it's the right thing to do, only to get himself beat up by the Baron's men. All hope for a church seems lost . . . until Cassandra, the Baron's daughter, returns to Miles Gap.
Rascal Rite for Christmas (A Two-Act Play)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Rascal Rite and her two sisters try to make it on their own. But times are hard in New York City, 1855. Orphans are being transported to the mid-west where farmers are in desperate need of workers. Soon, the Rite sisters are bound for Ohio too. But when it comes to finding a real home, Rascal Rite proves to be like her name—a rascal! Can they find a real home in time for Christmas?
A Christmas Calamity (A Two-Act Play)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
When Cliff Foster's five daughters discover they're about to lose their house, two weeks before Christmas, they conspire to convince the banker to stop the foreclosure. Hilarity ensues in this 1930's comedy about a family coming to terms with calamity, and learning to count their blessings through it all.
Ten Plays: Short, easy dramas for churches
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 by Philip Garside. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
Lay preacher Rosalie Sugrue's short plays and meditations are ideal to present in church. They encourage us to engage with Bible and historical characters, and explore important themes. Staging is simple. Few props or costumes are required. Most work best with a combination of children and adults.
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.
Rebekah
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Rebekah, wife to Isaac, Daughter in Law to the Great Abraham, Mother of Jacob, Matriarch to the Jewish people, but who is the woman beneath the veil? Who is this Rebekah? How did she live and love? And most importantly why does the Bible refer to her as both a young man and a young woman?
Queen Esther
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
A queen saves her race from genocide in Medo Persia.
The Telescope
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Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
The world seen from the sky or another vision of God. A God who is not a 'Cecil B. DeMil miracle maker', who is not everywhere and in everything, who doesn’t decide everything that happens to the world and who didn’t create the earth or the stars.
La Longuevue
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Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: French. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Le monde vu du ciel ou une autre vision de Dieu qui n'est pas un faiseur de miracles à la Cecil B. DeMil, qui n'est pas partout et en tout, qui ne décide pas de tout ce qui arrive dans le monde et qui n'a créé ni la terre ni les étoiles.
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.
Leaping Off the Page: Easter, Mother's and Father's Day Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 16,310. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
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This is a collection of worship services, plays, poems, and litanies to be used in church services for Easter, Mother's Day, and Father's Day. These programs are simple, requiring only small casts and minimal sets and props. While they do not include music, they suggest appropriate songs. The material has a good variety for both children and adults, and includes audience participation.
Saints on Stage: An Anthology of Mormon Drama
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 242,260. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013 by Zarahemla Books. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This volume anthologizes some of Mormonism's best plays from the last several decades, several of them published here for the first time. Included are historical backgrounds and playwright biographies, as well as an introduction that provides an extensive overview of Mormon drama.
The Christmas Spirit
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Plays » Religious & Liturgical
This full-length drama provides an inspirational and thoughtful look at how some "Christians" work a bit took hard to force God's message on others. Set as a parody to Dickens' Christmas Carol, this story follows a belligerent woman as she tries to force her idea of Christmas on the whole town.
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.
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.
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.